More than 300 prisoners escaped from a prison in northwesternPakistan in the early hours of 15/4 after an attack by self-propelledguns and grenades of the Islamic militants.
Reuters is the leading source in Pakistan, senior police said, whohas escaped from prison in the town of Bannu are Islamic militants.
Taliban movements and organizations have been linked closely withAl-Qaeda, also claimed responsibility for the attack.
Meanwhile, police and Pakistani intelligence officials said thatsome prisoners have escaped the Taliban.
Attacks to be a powerful psychological blow to Pakistan's security forces, especially after claiming they have conducted a series ofstrong attacks on the Taliban stronghold.