We are fundraising! Click the link to learn how you can be an investor into Atlas News!

Seven Killed During Police Firefight with Suicide Bombers in Karachi, Pakistan

Seven Killed During Police Firefight with Suicide Bombers in Karachi, Pakistan


According to initial local reports, Pakistani Taliban gunmen, including suicide bombers, dressed as police officers entered the rear of the office to the Karachi Police Chief and opened fire with small arms and grenades, prompting an immediate response from security personnel. Additional units and special forces were dispatched to assist in the firefight with the attackers. Four victims of the attack were two police officers, one ranger, and one sanitation worker. As well, all three of the claimed Taliban Pakistan attackers were killed reported security forces. Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) took responsibility for the attack on WhatsApp.

At the time officials stated that the building and staff had been locked down and the lights were turned off as they waited for new units to arrive to clear the fighting.


Joshua Paulo
Joshua Paulo
Joshua Paulo founded GoodHistory in 2018 on the premise that news and history blend to make well-informed politics. He has a degree in Criminal Justice, a background in public service, and is studying for a Masters degree in International Relations. With several years of experience in analysis and journalism, he now leads a team of professionals and is a proud contributor to several publications, all revolving around a common desire to bring unbiased news information to the people. Editor and writer for Atlas News.
- Sponsor -spot_img
- Sponsor -spot_img

Week's Top Stories

More In This Category

Gunmen Attack Turkish General Directorate of Security With Automatic Weapons, Anti-Tank Rockets

At approximately 0236 EST, initial reports indicated an explosion...

At Least One Killed in Thailand Mall Shooting, 14-Year-Old Suspect in Custody

What to Know: Thai authorities have reported that at least...

Svalbard Switches from Coal to Diesel, Presenting Opportunity for Russia

The Norwegian-administered archipelago community of Svalbard has just taken...

Sunak Backpedals on Troops to Ukraine After Russian Threats, Domestic Backlash

As this publication reported yesterday, UK Defense Secretary Shapps...