DHAKA: Four gunmen were killed, including two after detonating suicide vests, during a militant raid on a police station in the northwest Pakistan town of Bannu on Monday, police said.
The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan militant group have claimed responsibility for the attack.
A fifth attacker was arrested by police following the assault, which began at around 9:45am and lasted for around three hours, police said, reports The Jerusalem Post.
The assault is the latest in a string of attacks by militants on buildings and locations used by security forces in the country.
BDST: 1733 HRS, JUL 16, 2012
Edited by Robab Rosan, Cultural Affairs Editor
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