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Pakistan hangs two convicted militants in first execution since 2008

Pakistan hung two convicted militants on Friday in the country's first executions since 2008, officials said, after the government ended a moratorium on the death penalty in the wake of the Taliban school massacre that killed 149 people.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

Pakistan hung two convicted militants on Friday in the country's first executions since 2008, officials said, after the government ended a moratorium on the death penalty in the wake of the Taliban school massacre that killed 149 people.

Pakistan hangs two convicted militants in first execution since 2008
US orders non-essential staff out of consulate in Pakistan’s Lahore

The United States has evacuated all non-emergency staff from its consulate in the Pakistani city of Lahore, citing “specific threats” amid a worldwide alert over al-Qaeda intercepts.

10 Aug 2013 - 12:24AM

The United States has evacuated all non-emergency staff from its consulate in the Pakistani city of Lahore, citing “specific threats” amid a worldwide alert over al-Qaeda intercepts.

US orders non-essential staff out of consulate in Pakistan’s Lahore
Pakistan train collision with rickshaw kills at least 14