Updated: 03/14/2014 17:19 | By Agence France-Presse

Blast in northwest Pakistan 'kills five'

A bomb attack targeting police in northwest Pakistan on Friday killed at least five people, officers said.


Blast in northwest Pakistan 'kills five'

Pakistani security and media personnel gather at the site of a bomb explosion on the outskirts of Peshawar on January 23, 2014 - by A Majeed

The blast is the latest violence to blight peace talks between the government and Taliban militants, who have waged a bloody insurgency that has killed thousands in recent years.

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