News Alerts

15 Mar 2019 | 09:16 AM UTC

Pakistan: IED attack kills two in Panjgur (Balochistan province) March 14

Pakistan News Alert

Improvised explosive device (IED) attack kills two people in Panjgur district (Balochistan province) March 14; similar attacks possible over the near term

TIMEFRAME expected from 3/14/2019, 12:00 AM until 3/21/2019, 11:59 PM (Asia/Karachi). COUNTRY/REGION Panjgur district (Balochistan province)


An explosives-laden motorcycle detonated in Panjgur district (Balochistan province) on Thursday, March 14, killing at least two people. Several nearby buildings and vehicles were also reportedly damaged in the blast. Similar attacks are possible in Balochistan province over the near term.


Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Al-Qai'da, Islamic State (IS) affiliates, Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, Afghan Taliban, and other Islamist militant groups continue to pose a threat throughout the country despite continued army offensives to push them from their strongholds near the Afghan border. Pakistan has suffered numerous deadly attacks in recent months, notably in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan provinces.


Individuals in Balochistan province are advised to remain vigilant for militant activity, report suspicious objects and behavior to the police, and adhere to any instructions issued by the local authorities and their home governments.


Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Related news