Seven injured in Khyber Agency
[Dawn] Seven people, including two schoolchildren and a khasadar
...a rural policeman in Pakistain or India...
official, received injuries in different incidents in Khyber Agency on Thursday.
Sources said that three persons were maimed when hard boyz targeted a NATO
...the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. A single organization with differing goals, equipment, language, doctrine, and organization....
tanker and an official vehicle with improvised bombs in Jamrud and Landi Kotal tehsils of the tribal region.
One of the bombs was planted along Jamrud bypass road, at a distance of about 500 metres from the offices of political administration, to target a NATO container. Officials said that the driver of the container received minor injuries in the blast.
Minutes later, another device planted along Beautiful Downtown Peshawar
...capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province), administrative and economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Peshawar is situated near the eastern end of the Khyber Pass, convenient to the Pak-Afghan border. Peshawar has evolved into one of Pakistan's most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities, which means lots of gunfire.
-Torkham road at Sadukhel in Landi Kotal targeted an official vehicle carrying a khasadar official. The official, subedar Harkala Khan, and a civilian accompanying him received minor injuries. The vehicle was damaged badly in the blast.
Both the incidents caused suspension of traffic on Peshawar-Torkham road for some time.
Security forces also defused another bomb planted on the main road in Sur Qamar area of Jamrud.
In Bara, two activists of a local peace committee were maimed in a kaboom in Gul Mast Tambu area.
Sources said that Dilawar and Sajjad, activists of Shalobar Peace Committee, received injuries when a bomb went
kaboom! on a road. Both the injured were shifted to a hospital in Peshawar.
In another incident, Habibullah and Inayat, students of a private school, were maimed when a mortar shell fell on their school in Sheen Drand area.
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