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Pakistan: Provincial Minister in Pakistan Is Killed in Suicide Bombing

Published August 18, 2015 by godshope1971

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — A senior provincial minister in Pakistan who was at the forefront of the country’s fight against militants and banned sectarian groups was killed in a suicide bomb attack on Sunday, officials said. At least 10 other people were also said to have been killed in the bombing, and several were reported wounded.

Shuja Khanzada, 72, the home minister of Punjab Province, was holding a political meeting in his home district of Attock early on Sunday when a loud explosion rocked the building, collapsing it and leaving several people, including Mr. Khanzada, under the debris. ∞∞∞∞∞ MORE »»»»