Five including attacker killed in triple suicide attacks in Pakistan
Five persons were reportedly killed and over 20 security men injured in three suicide attacks Friday in Kohat district of Pakistan’s troubled North West Frontier Province (NWFP) bordering lawless tribal region of the country while another explosive-laden vehicle hit a bridge in the region destroying it.Reports said quoting sources that suicide bombers attempted to ram three explosive-laden vehicles at security forces camp in a building near Kohat tunnel. One suicide bomber drove his double cabin pickup truck towards the building housing security forces but security personnel opened fire on the vehicle before it could hit the building. As the bullets struck the vehicle, it exploded at the gate of the complex. Another car hit the wall of the complex and exploded whereas third another suicide bomber left the car at the gate of the camp and managed to flee. Inspector William Johnson and other security men were wounded in the blast and were shifted to the C<?xml:namespace prefix = st1 />ombined Military Hospital, Kohat. Meanwhile, the miscreants also destroyed two bridges on the Indus Highway in nearby Darra Adamkhel area, which led to suspension of traffic between Peshawar and Karachi.