Motorcycle gunmen kill 43 in bus attack in Pakistan's Karachi: police




 
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May 13th, 2015  
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Topic: Motorcycle gunmen kill 43 in bus attack in Pakistan's Karachi: police


By Syed Raza Hassan KARACHI, Pakistan (Reuters) - Gunmen on motorcycles opened fire on a bus in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi on Wednesday, killing at least 43 people, police said, in the latest attack directed against religious minorities this year. They boarded the bus and carried out the shooting," Police Superintendent Najib Khan told Reuters. He said all the passengers were from the Ismaili community, a minority Shi'ite Muslim sect in majority-Sunni Pakistan. A splinter group of the Pakistani Taliban called Jundullah claimed responsibility.

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