Quetta, Pakistan Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Afghan president blasts Taliban "slaves", says...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | The Peninsula

    KABUL: President Ashraf Ghani said Afghanistan faced a terrorist enemy led by Taliban "slaves" in Pakistan in a sombre speech to parliament on Monday that nonetheless left the door open to resuming peace talks with parts of the Taliban. Addressing a joint session of the two houses of parliament following a Taliban bomb blast that killed at least 64 people and wounded hundreds in Kabul on Tuesday, Ghani branded the insurgents criminals fighting the legitimate government.

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  2. Taliban Shoots Seven in Pakistan, Protesting Polio VaccinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | ThinkProgress

    ... of its kind since a Taliban-affiliated suicide bomber killed 15 people outside a vaccination center in Quetta, Pakistan, in January. The Taliban quickly claimed responsibility for the drive-by shooting and promised future attacks. The militant group ...

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  3. Brattleboro has a visit from Pakistan's Consul GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    Left to right: Tahir Chaudhri, Sher Shah Jamali, Consul General Azra Jamali, Poppy Jamali, Sher Bano Jamali, Khalida Jamali, Yasmeen Chaudhri and Javed Chaudhri. BRATTLEBORO >> The first woman Consul General of Pakistan in Montreal visited Brattleboro with some of her family for her second time Saturday, April 16. Azra Jamali, 46, was born in Quetta, Pakistan, which is the capital of the province of Balochistan.

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  4. Gunmen kill seven police guarding polio team in Pakistan: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Daily Mail

    A team of eight carried out the killings in two waves of attacks in the Orangi Town area of Karachi in the south of the country. The brazen attack in Pakistan's economic hub left three officers lying dead in the street before a further four were gunned down in a police mobile van a few streets away.

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  5. Jamat-ul-Ahrar militant group claims Pakistan's policemen shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Big News Network.com

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  6. Pakistan: Police killed during polio driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | KMIZ

    Seven police officers were killed while protecting health workers who were vaccinating children against polio in the Pakistani city of Karachi, authorities said. Gunmen on motorcycles opened fire on the officers as they stood guard outside a house in the port city, local police adviser Ahmed Chinoy said.

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  7. Gunmen kill seven police guarding polio team in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Star Online

    Motorcycle gunmen on Wednesday shot dead seven policemen guarding a polio vaccination team in Pakistan's southern port city Karachi, officials said, a brazen attack in the country's economic hub. Feroz Shah, a senior police official, told AFP that eight gunmen carried out the killings in two separate attacks in the city's western Orangi Town neighbourhood.

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  8. Gunmen kill seven police guarding polio team in Pakistan: Karachi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Motorcycle gunmen on Wednesday shot dead seven policemen guarding a polio vaccination team in Pakistan's southern port city Karachi, officials said, a brazen attack in the country's economic hub. Feroz Shah, a senior police official, told AFP that eight gunmen carried out the killings in two separate attacks in the city's western Orangi Town neighbourhood.

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  9. Pakistani Taliban faction kills 7 policemen guarding polio vaccination teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Long War Journal

    A faction of the Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan, or TTP, claimed credit for two attacks in Karachi that targeted policemen as they guarded members of a polio vaccination team. The Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan has targeted polio vaccination teams in Pakistan's major cities in the past.

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  10. Pakistani policemen killed in anti-polio driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Unidentified gunmen attacked policemen guarding medical workers administering polio vaccinations in Pakistan on Wednesday, killing seven of them, in the latest violence against efforts to eradicate the crippling childhood disease. The policemen were killed in two attacks in the city of Karachi, a sprawling port metropolis of more than 20 million people that has been plagued by ethnic, sectarian and political violence for years.

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  11. Gunmen kill 7 policemen in Pakistan during polio campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Indian Express

    At least seven policemen were shot dead by unidentified gunmen in two separate attacks during a polio campaign in this Pakistani port city which has witnessed a spate of target killings. Four policemen were killed while providing security to the polio vaccine team in Orangi.

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  12. Seven shot dead in Pakistan polio attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | BBC News

    Eight gunmen on motorcycles fired at a group of three police guards and later at a van containing four officers, officials told the Pakistan Tribune. In January, 15 people were killed in a bomb attack on a vaccination centre in the south-western city of Quetta.

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  13. Africa: Dispel Rumours to Fix Immunisation's Image ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    ... easy. But fear of vaccinations is a real problem. Take the attack on a polio vaccination centre in Quetta, Pakistan earlier this year. A bomb attributed to the Taliban killed 13 policemen and two others, causing the government to suspend polio ...

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  14. Dispel rumours to fix immunisation's image problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | SciDev.Net

    ... easy. But fear of vaccinations is a real problem. Take the attack on a polio vaccination centre in Quetta, Pakistan earlier this year. A bomb attributed to the Taliban killed 13 policemen and two others, causing the government to suspend polio ...

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  15. RPT-Latest battle to wipe out polio begins with vast vaccine switchRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2016 | Reuters

    LONDON, April 15 In a huge immunisation effort in 150 countries, health teams will on Sunday launch what they hope will be the final push against polio. Stopping transmission of the contagious viral disease that has infected millions is possible within a year, experts say.

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  16. World's largest, fastest vaccine rollout targets polio's - final strongholds' - " UN initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | United Nations

    ... Photo: UNICEF/Asad Zaidi During a door-to-door national polio campaign in the Aghbarg neighbourhood of Quetta, Pakistan, a polio team vaccinate the children of a hard-to-access nomad community. Photo: UNICEF/Zaidi Polio vaccinators traverse ...

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  17. Final push to wipe out polio begins on Sunday with vast vaccine switchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Times of Oman

    A girl receives a polio vaccination outside her house in Yemen's capital Sanaa in this November 9, 2015 file photo. Photo - Reuters Files A girl receives a polio vaccination outside her house in Yemen's capital Sanaa in this November 9, 2015 file photo.

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  18. Latest Battle To Wipe Out Polio Begins With Vast Vaccine SwitchRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2016 | Medical Daily

    In a huge immunization effort in 150 countries, health teams will on Sunday launch what they hope will be the final push against polio. Stopping transmission of the contagious viral disease that has infected millions is possible within a year, experts say.

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  19. Polio vaccine update aims to eradicate incurable illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | CBC News

    A girl receives a polio vaccination outside her house in Yemen's capital Sanaa last November. Stopping transmission of the contagious viral disease that has infected millions is possible within a year, experts say.

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  20. Indian spy slapped with terrorism, sabotage charges in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | India.com

    Karachi, Apr 12 : An alleged Indian 'spy' arrested in Pakistan has been charged with terrorism and sabotage in an FIR filed against him by the provincial Balochistan government, a media report said today. Kulbhushan Jadhav was reportedly arrested in Balochistan after he entered from Iran and was accused by Pakistan of planning "subversive activities" in the country.

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