PAKISTAN SHIAS

  • 22 killed in Karachi blast; hospital bombed February 5, 2010

    Karachi: A suspected suicide bomber on a motorcycle killed 12 Shi'ites in Pakistan's commercial capital on Friday, followed hours later by a blast at a hospital where the wounded were being treated which killed as many as 10 people. The violence is bound to raise further questions about the...
  • 10 killed in bomb attacks on Shias in Pak cities December 27, 2009

    Islamabad: Two nearsimultaneous terror strikes on Sunday targeted Shia religious gatherings in Karachi and Muzaffarabad, killing at least 10 people and injuring nearly 100. A suicide bomber detonated his explosives when police guards prevented him from entering the Pir Alam Shah Bukhari imambargah or Shia prayer hall in Muzaffarabad, the...