‘Schoolboy’ bomber kills 31 at Pakistani army base

February 10, 2011 05:38

A suicide bomber dressed in school uniform attacks an army facility in Pakistan, killing at least 31 people and injuring others.



Police described the bomber, who struck in the city of Mardan, as a male teenager dressed in school uniform.

He attacked as recruits conducted morning exercises.

Correspondents say there has been a relative lull in the number of attacks on the army in the region, where Taliban militants are active.

A Taliban spokesman said the militants had carried out the bombing.


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