Militants take 100 children hostage in Pak school
There is this breaking news coming from Pakistan's north western province. The region had faced a severe earthquake earlier in the day and now reports are coming that more than 100 school children have been taken hostage in their school. Students have been hostage targets in the past.
Over 100 children were today taken hostage by militants in Pakistan's troubled northwest tribal region bordering Afghanistan.
A group of 10 to 12 militants entered a state-run school in Darwaz Gai area of Mohmand tribal agency after a gun battle with security forces and took over the premises.
Some 100 children were inside the school, TV channels reported.