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Dead and dozens wounded by explosion in Pakistan

Dead and dozens wounded by explosion in Pakistan

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By a bomb blast in the Pakistani city of Lahore Monday, at least ten deaths, including a few police officers. According to a spokesperson of the police would certainly be 58 people injured.

According to the authorities had the explosion took place during a protest meeting which was organized by the Pakistani manufacturers of pharmaceuticals and cosmetic products.

The demonstration was held for the state capitol building of the province of Punjab.

“It seems that it was a suicide attack, but the investigation is still in full swing,” said a politiewoordvoerder. The terrorist organisation Jamaat-ur-Ahrar, the Pakistani branch of the Taliban, has claimed responsibility.

This group claimed last year the terrorist attack during Easter in a park in Lahore. Then came seventy people.

At least ten killed in bomb attack in Pakistan

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