Pakistan: Muslims suicide bomber target Christian colony and courthouse, killing 14

The Muslim Issue

Twin Taliban attacks hit Pakistan: 14 are killed in suicide blast at a courthouse as four bombers are shot dead trying to blow themselves up at a Christian colony

  • 14 killed and 52 injured in suicide bomb attack on court house in Mardan 
  • Four suicide bombers had earlier attacked Christian colony near Peshawar
  • Soldiers backed up by army helicopters exchanged fire with the bombers
  • The attackers, who were wearing suicide vests, were then shot dead

At least 14 people were killed and more than 50 wounded after a suicide bomber attacked a court in Pakistani hours after four bombers tried to blow themselves up in a Christian colony.

The bodies of lawyers, police officers and civilians have been recovered from the wreckage at the court building in the city of Mardan in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.

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