South Asia

In pictures: Terror strikes Peshawar school

Pakistani security forces take up positions on a road leading to the Army Public School that is under attack by Taliban gunmen in Peshawar, on Tuesday. Taliban gunmen took hundreds of students and teachers hostage in the school.

Taliban gunmen stormed a military-run school in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar and killed 132 children, in the worst attack to hit the country in over a year.


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