Gwadar: attack on Pakistani military kills two, injures one

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Attack was carried out by unknown gunmen in Dharam on Saturday

According to local TBP correspondent, unknown gunmen killed two personnel of Pakistani military and injured another in an attack between coastal city of Gwadar and Turbat in Balochistan.

The incident happened on Saturday in Dharam, a mountainous area that has seen such attacks in past too.

According to government sources, the attackers opened fire at Pakistani military personnel from nearby mountains and escaped soon after the attack. Pakistani security forces have cordoned off the area.

Balochistan is home to a long-running insurgency by ‘pro-freedom armed organisations’. Skirmishes between these organisations and Pakistani forces is a daily occurrence.

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack at the time of filing this report.