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Blast in Pakistan's Karachi kills six on bus, 48 hurt

A rescuer (R) walks near an ambulance after a bomb explosion in a bus, in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. REUTERS/Stringer

A rescuer (R) walks near an ambulance after a bomb explosion in a bus, in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a...more

A rescuer (R) walks near an ambulance after a bomb explosion in a bus, in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. REUTERS/Stringer
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A woman reacts as she walks near the scene of a bomb explosion in a bus, in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman reacts as she walks near the scene of a bomb explosion in a bus, in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a...more

A woman reacts as she walks near the scene of a bomb explosion in a bus, in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rescuers carry a sheet to collect a body part at the scene of a bomb explosion in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers carry a sheet to collect a body part at the scene of a bomb explosion in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police...more

Rescuers carry a sheet to collect a body part at the scene of a bomb explosion in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. REUTERS/Stringer
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A firefighter douses a bus after an explosion in Cantonment area in Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. REUTERS/Akhtar Somro

A firefighter douses a bus after an explosion in Cantonment area in Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said....more

A firefighter douses a bus after an explosion in Cantonment area in Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. REUTERS/Akhtar Somro
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A bus is seen in flames at the site of a bomb explosion, in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. REUTERS/Stringer

A bus is seen in flames at the site of a bomb explosion, in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official...more

A bus is seen in flames at the site of a bomb explosion, in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rescuers carry a sheet to collect body parts near the scene of a bomb explosion in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. The sandals in the foreground are displayed for sale. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers carry a sheet to collect body parts near the scene of a bomb explosion in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police...more

Rescuers carry a sheet to collect body parts near the scene of a bomb explosion in Cantonment area, Karachi December 29, 2012. A bomb went off on a bus in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Saturday killing six people and wounding 48, police and a hospital official said. The sandals in the foreground are displayed for sale. REUTERS/Stringer
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