tags: Timeline 2014, pakistan, commando squad, mass shooting, bombs, government target
Casualties 11 killed, 24 wounded
March 3, 2014 Suicide bombers Bold Strike in Islamabad In Paksistan's capital of Islamabad, a rare and brazen suicide attack killed at least 11 and wounded dozens of others. Armed men were seen running into the capital's court complex tossing grenades and shooting at lawyers, judges, and court personnel. Some of the men detonated suicide bombs once inside the court complex.
, just days after these announcements by the Taliban and Pakistani government, at least 11 people were killed and dozens wounded in a rare suicide attack in the heart of Islamabad (NYT, Post, RFE/RL, ET, DAWN, Reuters). Witnesses of the attack described armed men running into the capital's court complex, hurling grenades and indiscriminately firing on lawyers, judges, and court personnel. Some of the men detonated suicide bombs once inside the court complex. It's unclear how many attackers were involved in the incident and no group has claimed responsibility yet. Although the Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) was quick to distance itself from the attack,
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