Gunmen open fire on Karachi rally
GUNMEN opened fire on a political rally in Karachi yesterday, killing at least nine people and sparking rioting, police said. More then 30 people were wounded in shootouts, police said, after the attackers fired on a rally held by Awami Tehrik, a small nationalist group, which was attended by members of several other parties in the city. Several cars and shops were burned following the incident. It is not yet clear who the attackers were, but authorities were trying to restore order.