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Sunni Militants Claim Deadly Attack at Market in Pakistan – The New York Times

Sunni Militants Claim Deadly Attack at Market in Pakistan – The New York Times

At least 22 people were killed and 50 wounded when a bomb tore through a marketplace in a Shiite town in northwestern Pakistan on Sunday, officials said.Hours later, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, a banned Sunni extremist group, claimed responsibility for the attack in Parachinar, the capital of the Kurram tribal region, which is on the border with Afghanistan.“It is revenge for the crime of…

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