Rawalpindi suicide attack: TTP faction claims responsibility

January 10, 2015 10:40 PM

10 0

ISLAMABAD: Jamatul Ahrar, a splinter group of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), on Saturday claimed responsibility for the suicide attack outside an imambargah of Rawalpindi, which killed at least eight people and injured 17.

Sources in law enforcement agencies claimed that the attack, as initial investigation suggests, seemed to be of sectarian nature and carried out by Jamatul Ahrar.

Also read: Gunmen attack bus carrying Egyptian Christians, leaving at least 26 dead

Read more

To category page