Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The incident happened in the north-western district of Mansehra on Thursday as the bus was travelling between Rawalpindi, the headquarters of the Pakistani army, and the mainly Shiite northern city of Gilgit. Officials said it was ambushed in the...
The Mercury News
Militants flagged down a bus in northern Pakistan on Thursday and shot to death at least 19 passengers, local authorities said, in an apparent sectarian attack on the country's Shiite minority. The attack occurred in a predominantly Sunni area in the...
Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani official says gunmen forced 20 Shiites off buses in northern Pakistan and killed them.
The police official said the incident happened Thursday in the Naran Valley.
The official spoke on...
International Business Times
The sectarian conflict in Pakistan between the dominant Sunni Muslims and minority Shias has taken another deadly turn after armed gunmen murdered at least 20 Shia Muslim migrant workers returning home on a bus after celebrating the Islamic festival...
Voice of America
VOA News August 16, 2012 Militants armed with automatic weapons and rocket-propelled grenades have attacked a large air force base in northern Pakistan, setting off a fierce battle that ended with one soldier and nine militants dead. Pakistani...
At least 18 people were killed Tuesday when gunmen opened fire on a passenger bus in the district of Kohistan, police said. The bus was carrying at least 25 passengers from Gilgit to Rawalpindi. The motive was unclear as Islamist militants are not...