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Bomb kills 3 employees of Pakistani oil company

Last Updated: Thursday, July 21, 2011 - 14:22

Quetta: Police say a bomb has hit a vehicle carrying employees of a national oil and gas company in southwest Pakistan, killing three people and wounding five others.
Police official Mohammed Tariq says Thursday`s attack occurred on a road in the Jaaferabad area of Baluchistan province. The people who were killed worked for the state-owned Oil and Gas Development Corporation.
No group has claimed responsibility for the attack. But Baluchistan has experienced frequent violence from nationalist groups that want a greater share of the province`s natural resources.

Bureau Report

First Published: Thursday, July 21, 2011 - 13:35
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