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Bomb attacks leave two dead, six hurt in Quetta

A series of bomb attacks here on Wednesday left at least two people dead and six others wounded, officials said. Three bomb explosions in the time span of a few minutes rocked a crowded market and an industrial street in city of Quetta at around sunset. "At least two people were killed and six others got injured when three bombs exploded in Quetta city one after another," Muhammad Jaffer, a senior police official, told AFP.

"The first two bombs went off in the industrial area of the city killing one person and injuring another, minutes later one more person was killed and five others wounded in a separate bomb explosion in a crowded market," he said. Hospital officials also confirmed the casualties.

There were no immediate claims of responsibility for the explosions.

Copyright Agence France-Presse, 2013


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