Thursday, February 16, 2017

Massive ISIS Terror Attack     02/16/2017  Source: Hindustan Times by: Imtiaz Ahmad

                          At least 70 people were killed and more than 150 others injured when a suspected suicide attacker blew himself up at a Sufi shrine in Pakistan’s southern Sindh province on Thursday, the latest in a string of terror attacks in the country this week.

“At least 72 are dead and over 150 have been injured,” senior police officer Shabbir Sethar told Reuters, adding that the death toll was likely to rise..

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the bombing, the terror group’s news agency Amaq reported.

The explosion occurred at the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine in Sehwan town when a large number of people had gathered for ‘dhamaal’ (a Sufi ritual), Pakistani media reported.
 Source: Hindustan Times

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