Suicide blast kills 26 in Parachinar
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Suicide blast kills 26 in Parachinar

Peshawar : Pakistan | Feb 17, 2012 at 5:40 AM PST
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PESHAWAR: A suicide blast ripped through a market on Friday, killing at least 26 people and wounding 37 not far from a mosque in the country's northwest, an official said.

"A bomb exploded in the main bazaar of Parachinar. We are collecting details."

According to the political administration several shops in the market were also severely damaged in the explosion.

Several of those injured are in critical condition and the site of the explosion has been cordoned off by security forces.

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan has claimed responsibility for the suicide attack.

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Suicide blast kills 26 in Parachinar
PESHAWAR: A suicide blast ripped through a market on Friday, killing at least 26 people and wounding 37 not far from a mosque in the country's northwest, an official said.
imranali126 is based in Faisalābād, Punjab, Pakistan, and is a Stringer for Allvoices.
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