Two killed by gunmen
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.