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Islamist militants kill scores in Pakistan police attack

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Heavily-armed Islamist militants wearing suicide vests stormed a Pakistani police academy, killing scores, officials say, in one of the deadliest extremist attacks this year.

Added on the 25/10/2016 10:46:40 - Copyright : AFP EN

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