Pakistan: PBIED Attack at Police Outpost, 3 Officers Killed

Submitted by Mahtab7 on Fri, 01/20/2023 - 14:12
TRIPwire, 20 January 2023 On 19 January 2023, a suicide bomber detonated a person-borne IED (PBIED) at a police outpost in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, killing 3 police officers. No further device details have been released. According to authorities, four heavily armed assailants, including the suicide bomber, opened fire and threw hand grenades at the outpost before the PBIED was detonated. Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed responsibility for the attack.