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Husband, Wife Among Taliban Attackers On Police Station

June 27 2011


A Uzbek couple husband and wife carried out a suicide attack Saturday on a police station in northwest Pakistan, according to a Pakistani Taliban spokesman cited by CNN.

Ten militants, including the suicide bombers, attacked the station on Saturday in Dera Ismail Khan in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, security officials said.

At least 10 police officers were reported killed, with 20 others wounded.

Security forces said six militants were killed, including three bombers.


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