Car bombing at police station kills 5 in Pakistan

About two dozen people were also wounded in the attack in Hangu district.

Updated: Mar 24, 2011, 09:52 AM IST

Parachinar: Police say a suicide car bomber has targeted a police station in northwest Pakistan, killing at least five people. Senior police official Rashid Khan said about two dozen people were also wounded in Thursday`s attack in the district of Hangu.
He said the dead included an officer and four passers-by.
Hangu lies near the troubled tribal regions along the Afghan border where al Qaeda, Taliban fighters and local militants have flourished.

Bureau Report