AT LEAST 70 PEOPLE KILLED IN PAKISTAN BLAST

A BOMB BLAST IN A PARK IN THE EASTERN PAKISTANI CITY OF LAHORE HAS KILLED TENS OF PEOPLE AND WOUNDED SCORES, A HEALTH OFFICIAL SAID.

RELATIVES OF THE VICTIMS OF A SUICIDE BOMB BLAST CRY OUTSIDE A HOSPITAL IN LAHORE, PAKISTAN.

The region has long been more peacefulA than other parts of Pakistan, which featuresA constant skirmishes along its borders with Afghanistan and India.
A bomb blast in a park in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore has killed tens of people and wounded scores, a health official said.
A suicide bomberA targeted Christians near a park filled with families celebrating Easter, a spokesman for the militant group told the Associated Press.

A breakaway faction of the Taliban has claimed responsibility for the explosion in Lahore that killed at least 70 people and wounded hundreds more, according to a government official. A suicide bomber targeted Christians...

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