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Ex-Prime Minister Bhutto Assassinated

December 27, 2007

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto has been killed in an attack at a campaign rally in the city of Rawalpindi on Thursday. This has been confirmed by the interior ministry and a spokesman for her political party. At least 20 other people were killed in the attack and several more were injured.

Scene of the suicide attack in Rawalpindi.
Scene of the suicide attack in Rawalpindi.Image: AP