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Pak: Armed men set two NATO oil tankers on fire

Unidentified armed men set two NATO oil tankers on fire in Bolan area of Pakistan`s Balochistan province on Wed though there were no casualties.



Islamabad: Unidentified armed men set two
NATO oil tankers on fire in Bolan area of Pakistan`s
Balochistan province on Wednesday though there were no casualties,
police said.

The attackers, who were riding motorcycles, fired at the
two tankers carrying fuel for NATO forces in Afghanistan and
then set them on fire, officials said. The attackers managed
to flee.

Police cordoned off the area and launched a search for
the attackers.

A majority of fuel and supplies for US and NATO forces in
Afghanistan is transported via routes in southwest and
northwest Pakistan.

The Taliban and other militant groups have destroyed
hundreds of vehicles and killed dozens of people in attacks on
NATO supply trucks and tankers.

PTI

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