PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Militants attacked a police checkpoint in northern Pakistan late Saturday, killing two officers and wounding another, authorities said.

Police officer Tariq Khan said the gunmen fled after shooting three officers at the post in Zardad Dahri, which is in the Charsadda district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. He said two of the officers died before reaching the hospital while the third was being treated.

Associated Press

Source link

You May Also Like

‘I Am Haunted by It’: India Train Crash Survivors on Trauma

‘I Am Haunted by It’: India Train Crash Survivors on Trauma |…

Derek Chauvin: George Floyd’s killer was stabbed 22 times with ‘improvised knife’ by former mafia member

Derek Chauvin – the ex-police officer jailed over the murder of George…

Israel widens evacuation orders as it shifts its offensive to southern Gaza amid heavy bombardments

KHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip — Israel’s military on Sunday ordered more areas…

North Korea launches 2 more ballistic missiles; one lands in Sea of Japan

North Korea launched two more ballistic missiles Thursday morning, one of which…