Updated: 01/19/2014 13:45 | By Agence France-Presse

Pakistan bomb attack kills 20 soldiers

A bomb struck a military convoy in Pakistan's restive northwest Sunday, killing 20 soldiers and wounding more than 30, officials said.


Pakistan bomb attack kills 20 soldiers

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"We are trying to ascertain the exact nature of the explosion whether it was a planted device or a suicide attack," a senior security official told AFP about the attack in the town of Bannu.

"The explosion took place in one of the vehicles of the convoy killing 20 soldiers and wounding more than 30."

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