2 Pakistan naval officers killed, 3 injured in Gwadar gun attack

19 June 2017, 10:39 PM
Pakistan navy attacked
Pakistan navy attacked

Two Pakistan naval officers were killed and three others were wounded after militants opened fire on a Navy vehicle in Jiwani city of Gwadar district on Monday evening, said navy spokesmen.

The naval officers were transporting iftar items during a routine run from Jiwani city when their vehicle was ambushed by four assailants on two motorbikes, the official said.

The injured were shifted to Karachi for treatment, added the spokesman.“Such acts from extremist elements will not dent our resolve,” said the navy spokesman.The statement added that those involved in the attack will be brought to justice and punished.

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No one has claimed responsibility for the attack.

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First Published: Monday, June 19, 2017 10:29 PM
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