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Gul Yousufzai

Alleged leader of Chinese consulate attack in Pakistan reported killed

26 Dec 2018

QUETTA, Pakistan One of the alleged masterminds of an attack by a Pakistani separatist group on the Chinese consulate in Karachi last month has been killed along with five associates, the insurgent group said on Wednesday.

Pakistan to open up mineral-rich Baluchistan to China 'Silk Road' firms

02 Jun 2017

QUETTA, Pakistan Pakistan's resource-rich Baluchistan province wants Chinese companies to kick-start a boom in its mining industry by including the sector into Beijing's "Belt and Road" initiative, a senior provincial mining official said.

Pakistan to open up mineral-rich Baluchistan to China 'Silk Road' firms

02 Jun 2017

QUETTA, Pakistan Pakistan's resource-rich Baluchistan province wants Chinese companies to kick-start a boom in its mining industry by including the sector into Beijing's "Belt and Road" initiative, a senior provincial mining official said.

Pakistan says Iranian mortar attack kills civilian

27 May 2017

QUETTA, Pakistan Iranian mortar fire on Saturday killed a Pakistani civilian in the western Baluchistan province that shares a long border with Iran, a regional Pakistani official said.

Two Chinese language teachers kidnapped in Pakistan

24 May 2017

QUETTA/ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Armed men pretending to be policemen kidnapped two Chinese language teachers in the Pakistani city of Quetta on Wednesday, provincial officials said, a rare attack on Chinese nationals that is likely to worry Beijing.

Brother of man killed in U.S. strike on Taliban chief files police report

30 May 2016

QUETTA/DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan The brother of a man killed alongside Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour in a U.S. drone strike in southwest Pakistan has filed a report with police asking for his brother's killing to be investigated, officials said on Sunday.

Pakistani government claims 34 Baluch rebels killed in raids

09 Apr 2016

QUETTA, Baluchistan Pakistani paramilitary troops have killed at least 34 suspected Baluch rebels during a three day operation in the violence wracked southwestern province of Baluchistan, the government said on Saturday.

Bombing at mosque in Pakistan kills 10 on eve of Shi'ite holy day

22 Oct 2015

QUETTA, Pakistan A suicide bombing at a Shi'ite Muslim mosque killed at least 10 people in the Pakistani province of Baluchistan on Thursday, officials said, raising fears of more sectarian attacks during the upcoming Shi'ite holiday of Ashura.

Bombing at mosque in Pakistan kills 10 on eve of Shi'ite holy day

22 Oct 2015

QUETTA, Pakistan A suicide bombing at a Shi'ite Muslim mosque killed at least 10 people in the Pakistani province of Baluchistan on Thursday, officials said, raising fears of more sectarian attacks during the upcoming Shi'ite holiday of Ashura.

Bombing at mosque in Pakistan kills 10 on eve of Shi'ite holy day

22 Oct 2015

QUETTA, Pakistan A suicide bombing at a Shi'ite Muslim mosque killed at least 10 people in the Pakistani province of Baluchistan on Thursday, officials said, raising fears of more sectarian attacks during the upcoming Shi'ite holiday of Ashura.

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