12 Nato supplies containers torched, driver killed in Pakistan
At least 12 more containers of Nato supplies were torched while a driver was shot dead and two cleaners injured when armed men attacked two parking lots on Ring Road near Peshawar, the capital city of Pakistan's troubled North West Frontier Province, in an attack by militants Sunday morning. Besides efforts to contain fire at the terminal, exchange of fire between police and militants also occurred. Earlier, the militants also thrashed the guard of the terminal.
PESHAWAR: Unknown militants have, yet another time, carried out rocket attack on Nato supply terminal which erupted fire engulfing terminal, located on Ring Road here early on Sunday, Geo news reported.
According to sources, unknown militants fired many rockets on Nato supply terminal and devastated several Nato vehicles coupled with torching at least ten containers laden with Nato supply while firefighters have been dispatched to the crime scene to bring fire under control.
The intensity of fire forced for ask of more fire tenders while rescue efforts are underway, firefighting sources said.
Exchange of fire between police and offenders are underway, sources added.