Separate blasts kill 40 in Pakistan: police

Separate blasts kill 40 in Pakistan: policeBy Gul Yusufzai and Javed Hussain QUETTA/PARACHINAR, Pakistan (Reuters) – Bombs killed at least 40 people in Pakistan on Friday, with a suicide car bomber killing 13 in the southwestern city of Quetta, and two blasts later claiming at least 27 lives in the northwestern town of Parachinar, officials said. A separate gun attack on police in the southern megacity of Karachi killed four officers on Friday evening, a security official said. Seven police officers were among those killed in the first attack, in Quetta, which happened when police stopped the car to search it at a checkpoint.



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