Two killed by gun­men

Wales On Sunday - - NEWS -

TWO gun­men tar­get­ing an eth­nic party politi­cian af­ter Eid prayers in­stead killed a po­lice of­fi­cer and a child, po­lice in Pak­istan said.

Po­lice of­fi­cer Pir Mo­ham­mad Shah said politi­cian Khawaja Izharul Hasan es­caped un­in­jured in the at­tack in the south­ern port city of Karachi yes­ter­day.

Mr Shah said one of the at­tack­ers was also gunned down by po­lice dur­ing a chase.

Mr Hasan be­longs to the Mut­tahida Qaumi Move­ment, which rep­re­sents the Urdu speak­ing pop­u­la­tion.

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