3 bombs kill 36 in northwest Pakistan

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
August 23, 2010 16:50

PARACHINAR, Pakistan — Three bomb attacks in northwest Pakistan killed at least 36 people Monday, officials and a witness said.

The attack on the outskirts of Peshawar killed the leader of an anti-Taliban militia, Israr Khan, and two aides as he passed through a market in the village of Matni, said police official Khurshid Khan. Three more people were injured.


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