Taliban militant’s blow-up schools in Pak

Last Updated: Friday, August 19, 2011 - 00:32

Islamabad: Taliban militants blew up two state-run schools in the restive Khyber tribal region of northwest Pakistan today, though there were no reports of
casualties, officials said.

The schools in Qambar Khel area of Khyber Agency were razed to the ground when militants set off explosive devices planted outside the buildings.
Over 50 schools have been destroyed by militants in the volatile tribal belt this year.


First Published: Friday, August 19, 2011 - 00:32
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