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Pakistan Suicide Bombing

Pakistan Suicide Bombing Kills At Least 23

AP | Posted 06.08.2014 | World

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — An official in Pakistan says suicide bombers entered a hotel in southwestern Pakistan and killed 23 Shiite pilgrims returnin...

Pakistan Honors Hero Teen Who Tackled Suicide Bomber For Saving 'Hundreds'

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's prime minister announced Friday that a teenage boy who sacrificed his life to stop a suicide bomber who wanted to attack...

Pakistani Teen Dies Confronting Suicide Bomber Outside School

Posted 01.25.2014 | World

"My son made his mother cry, but saved hundreds of mothers from crying for their children." These are the words of Mujahid Ali, the father of a Pak...

Suicide Bomber In Pakistan Kills 30 At Policeman's Funeral

AP | ABDUL SATTAR | Posted 10.08.2013 | World

QUETTA, Pakistan — A Taliban suicide bomber attacked a police officer's funeral in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday, killing 30 people gathered...

Dozens Dead In Pakistan Market Blast

AP | ABDUL SATTAR | Posted 04.18.2013 | World

QUETTA, Pakistan — A bomb hidden in a water tank ripped through a crowded vegetable market in a mostly Shiite neighborhood in a southwestern Pak...

23 Dead In Pakistan Taliban Attack

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 04.04.2013 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Taliban militants wearing suicide vests fired automatic weapons and rocket-propelled grenades at an army post in northweste...

Militant Commander Wounded By Suicide Bomber

AP | ISHTIAQ MAHSUD | Posted 11.29.2012 | World

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan -- A suicide bomber on Thursday attacked a prominent Pakistani militant commander in the country's northwest who is believe...

Clinton Speaks Out After Suicide Attack In Pakistan

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 11.03.2012 | World

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, on an Asian tour, condemned a suicide bomber for ramming his car into a U.S. gov...

Suicide Bombers Attack House Of A Top Military Officer In Pakistan

AP | ABDUL SATTAR | Posted 11.06.2011 | World

By ABDUL SATTAR, Associated Press QUETTA, Pakistan — A pair of suicide bombers killed 22 people while targeting a top army officer in southwest P...

Voices of Pakistan: Our Future

Anushka Jatoi | Posted 09.05.2011 | World
Anushka Jatoi

Pakistan, in English is translated to 'the land of the pure.' Ironically, the constant fear and the ease with which lives are lost, is nothing short of the norm in this Islamic republic.

Suicide Car Bombing Leaves Dozens Dead In Pakistan

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 07.26.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A suicide bomber in a pickup truck detonated his explosives near several government offices in northwest Pakistan on Thursd...

Pakistani Taliban Claim Responsibility For Deadly Suicide Bombing

Posted 07.12.2011 | World

RIAZ KHAN, Associated Press HABQADAR, Pakistan -- A pair of Taliban suicide bombers attacked paramilitary police recruits eagerly heading home for ...

Pakistan Suicide Bombing In Mosque Kills At Least 50 People

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A suicide bomber killed 67 people Friday at a mosque frequented by tribal elders opposed to the Pakistani Taliban. Hours la...

Benazir Bhutto Assassination Third Anniversary: Pakistan's Former Prime Minister's Life In Photos

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Monday marked the third anniversary of the slaying of Benazir Bhutto, and judging by the thousands of Pakistanis who gathered to mourn their nation's ...

Pakistan Taliban Claim Suicide Bombing Killing 43 Shiite Muslims

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) QUETTA, Pakistan - A suicide bombing claimed by the Pakistani Taliban killed at least 43 Shiite Muslims at a procession in southwest Pakistan on...

Pakistan: Suicide Bomb Kills 32 At A Volleyball Tournament

AP | RIAZ KHAN and ASIF SHAHZAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed vehicle in a crowd of people watching a volleyball tournament in northwest...

Pakistan: WFP Compound Attacked By Suicide Bomber In Disguise, 5 Killed

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — A suicide bomber who killed five staffers at the U.N. food agency's headquarters in Pakistan on Monday was dressed as a security off...

Karachi Suicide Bombing Kills 20

AP | ASHRAF KHAN and SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KARACHI, Pakistan — A suicide bomber struck a procession marking a key Shiite Muslim holy day in Pakistan's biggest city Monday, killing 30 peop...

View from Pakistan: Today's Blast

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

Pakistani children may be enjoying the break, but most of them know exactly why they can't go to school. I sit stiff as one boy looks up from his video game to tell me the school buses might not be safe right now.

Pakistan Suicide Bombing Kills Dozens

AP | STEPHEN GRAHAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — A suicide car bomber attacked an army convoy at a checkpoint in northwest Pakistan on Saturday, killing at least 27 people near anot...

Islamabad Bombing Shakes Pakistan

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Margolis

The Marriot attack is further proof that Pakistan is edging ever deeper into outright civil conflict at a time when the stalemated war in Afghanistan is steadily seeping into Pakistan.

Pakistan Marriott blast shows signs of al-Qaida

AP | STEPHEN GRAHAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Taliban militants based near the Afghan border and their al-Qaida allies are the most likely suspects behind a massive tru...

Blasts Push Pakistan Toward New Policy

AP | ASIF SHAHZAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

LAHORE, Pakistan — Pakistan's crisis deepened after two suicide bombings killed 24 people and wounded more than 200 in this normally peaceful ci...

Blasts Push Pakistan Toward New Policy

AP | ASIF SHAHZAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LAHORE, Pakistan — Pakistan's crisis deepened after two suicide bombings killed 24 people and wounded more than 200 in this normally peaceful ci...

Suicide Bomber Kills 40 in Pakistan

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A bomber blew himself up Sunday among thousands of tribal members discussing resistance to al-Qaida and the Taliban, killin...