Pakistan: Bomb kills policeman, wounds two

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June 3, 2006 08:56

 
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A roadside bomb exploded near a vehicle carrying policemen in a northwestern Pakistan tribal region, killing one of them and wounding two others, an intelligence official said. It was not immediately clear who was behind late Friday's attack in Khar, the main town in Bajur tribal region bordering Afghanistan, and the official said they were still investigating. "So far, we only know that the policemen were on a routine patrol when the bomb went off, but we don't have any further details," the official said on condition of anonymity, in line with policy.

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