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Brother of Afghan Taliban leader killed in Pakistan mosque blast

16 Aug 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan/KABUL The brother of the leader of the Afghan Taliban was among at least four people killed in a bomb blast at a mosque in Pakistan on Friday, two Taliban sources told Reuters, an attack that could affect efforts to end the Afghan war.

Blast in Pakistani city Quetta kills five - police

30 Jul 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan Five people including two policemen were killed and 27 injured in a blast near a police station in southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta on Tuesday evening, a week after a similar blast that killed two people, police said.

One killed as militants attack Pakistan police housing complex

26 Jun 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan A police constable was killed and five people injured in Pakistan on Wednesday, following a gun battle with Taliban militants at a police housing and training complex, security officials said.

Nine Islamic State militants killed in southwest Pakistan raid

16 May 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan Pakistani security forces killed nine Islamic State militants during an hours-long raid near Quetta in the restive southwest of the country that has been hit by repeated jihadist attacks this month, officials said on Thursday.

Pakistan security forces kill attackers after raid on luxury hotel

12 May 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan Pakistani security forces have killed three separatist insurgents who had stormed a luxury hotel in the port city of Gwadar 24 hours earlier, the military said on Sunday.

Pakistani forces comb hotel a day after raid kills at least five

12 May 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan, May 12 Pakistani security forces searched a luxury hotel in the port city of Gwadar on Sunday a day after separatist insurgents stormed in, killing at least five people, in what the militants said was a strike against Chinese and other foreign investors.

Gunmen storm five-star hotel in Pakistan, killing at least one

12 May 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan Gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Pakistan's southwestern port city of Gwadar on Saturday, killing at least one guard and battling security forces inside, officials and the army said.

Gunmen kill woman polio vaccinator in Pakistan - official

25 Apr 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan Gunmen shot and killed a female polio vaccinator on Thursday, the fourth this week in the latest surge of violence against efforts to rid the world of the crippling childhood disease, an official said.

Gunmen kill 14 after kidnapping them from buses on Pakistani coast

18 Apr 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan Unidentified gunmen killed 14 people in southwestern Pakistan after pulling them from several passenger buses, sifting through their identity cards and kidnapping them, a Pakistani official said on Thursday.

Minority Hazaras in Pakistan protest for third day after Quetta attack

14 Apr 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan Minority Shi'ite Hazaras blocked traffic in a sit-in protest for a third day in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta on Sunday after a suicide bomb killed 19 people in an outdoor market, many of them ethnic Hazaras.

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