Gun­men open fire on Karachi rally

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Uk&world Update -

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.

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