Many killed in Pakistan blasts

Twin explosions rock a targeted government building in northwest Pakistan.



    Suspected twin suicide blasts have killed at least 50 people and injured many others at a government compound in northwest Pakistan, officials said.

    The target was a top government official in Mohmand tribal region.

    The victims were pro-government tribal elders, local officials and police who were discussing the formation of an anti-Taliban alliance.

    Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from Islamabad.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    All Hail The Algorithm

    All Hail The Algorithm

    A five-part series exploring the impact of algorithms on our everyday lives.

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    Prince Philip has done the world an extraordinary service by exposing the racist hypocrisy of "Western civilisation".

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    There are a number of reasons why Beijing continues to back Maduro's government despite suffering financial losses.