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Nine Islamic State militants killed in southwest Pakistan raid

May 16 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

May 12 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

May 12 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

May 11 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

Apr 25 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

Apr 18 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

Apr 14 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.

Pakistan market suicide bombing kills 18, half of them minority Hazaras

Apr 12 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan A suicide bomb ripped through an outdoor Pakistani market on Friday, killing at least 18 people, half of them ethnic Hazaras, officials said, in an attack apparently aimed at minority Shi'ite Muslims. | Video

Four killed in train blast in Pakistan's resource-rich Baluchistan

Mar 17 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan Four people were killed and 10 injured in Pakistan on Sunday when a bomb went off on a train track in the resource-rich province of Baluchistan, where separatist rebels have been fighting the security forces for years.

Gunmen kill four soldiers in attack in Pakistan's Baluchistan

Feb 18 2019

QUETTA, Pakistan Gunmen have attacked a Pakistani security post in the resource-rich province of Baluchistan killing four paramilitary soldiers, officials said on Monday.

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