According to a Reuters report, at least 25 people were killed and dozens injured after Islamist militants rammed an explosive-laden truck into a police station in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday.
Multiple suicide bombers stormed the security compound, detonating explosives inside the premises, which is believed to be serve as an army camp as well.
The terrorists also opened fire on the security personnel, leading to a shootout. The militants first rammed the truck into the boundary wall of the police station in the Dera Ismail Khan district, while others started attacking with guns.
During the shootout, the police also gunned down two militants, according ARY News channel, as reported by PTI.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has witnessed a rise in violence with several deadly attacks, theprovince is a former stronghold of the militant Pakistani Taliban group, also known as Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan, or TTP, as reported by AP.
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