8 killed in attack on Sri Lankan cricket team in Pakistan

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Sad news this morning as a dozen gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying the Sri Lankan national cricket team and its police escort. Six officers and two bystanders were killed in the attack.

The attackers ambushed a bus carrying the cricket team, using assault rifles, grenades and anti-tank missiles. Some Pakistani officials likened the audacity of the assault to the attacks in Mumbai, India, in November.

As you can see from the following video, this was a detailed attack by organized militants.

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8 Die as Gunmen in Pakistan Attack Cricket Team (New York Times)

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