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Car bombing at military post in Pakistan kills three soldiers

PTI | Last Updated: Monday, June 9, 2014 - 20:37

Islamabad: At least three soldiers were killed on Monday when an explosive-laden car driven by a suicide bomber hit a security forces check post in Pakistan`s troubled tribal region.

The attack was carried out in Boya area of North Waziristan, one of seven tribal regions on the border with Afghanistan.
A security official said that 10 soldiers and two civilian women were also injured in the attack.

Taliban in a message claimed responsibility of the attack, saying that it was suicide attack.
The attack came on the heels of Sunday`s lethal attack at the airport in Karachi which killed at least 29 people, including 10 attackers.

First Published: Monday, June 9, 2014 - 20:37
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