25 feared dead in suicide attack in Pakistan

March 2nd, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by admin  

Islamabad, March 2 (Xinhua) At least 25 people were feared dead and dozens injured Sunday in a suicide attack during a tribal council meet in northwestern Pakistan, according to TV reports. The private Dawn TV quoted official sources as saying that it was a suicide attack and hospitals in Kohat district were asked to attend to the injured on priority.

Security forces have intensified patrolling and surrounded the area, where a meeting of elders from five tribes was being held.

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