Deadly attacks on parkistani police Academy leave over 60 dead

At least 60 people have been killed in an attack on a training centre in the city of Quetta, Pakistani officials said after announcing the end of a military counter-operation.

Some 200 trainees were stationed at the facility when the attack occurred late on Monday, officials said, and some were taken hostage during the attack which lasted five hours.

Most of the dead were police cadets.

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The home minister of Balochistan province, Mir Sarfaraz Ahmed Bugti, told reporters at the site of the attack early on Tuesday that five to six gunmen had attacked a dormitory inside the training facility while cadets rested and slept.

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