Gunmen kill at least 4 Shiite Muslims, injure others in Karachi
- The victims were attending a religious gathering in the North Nazimabad neighborhood of Pakistan’s largest city.
- The shooting was carried out by the Al Alami faction of the Sunni militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi.
- The attack follows the recent massacre of more than 60 police cadets by Al Alami in coordination with the Islamic State.
“Gunmen kill four at Shi’ite Muslim gathering in Karachi” (Reuters)
“Five killed, several injured in sectarian attack on Nazimabad majlis” (The Express Tribune)
“5 killed as gunmen target Shia gathering in Karachi” (The Nation)