Senior Police Official Killed in Peshawar Suicide Bombing

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A suicide bombing killed two people, including a top police official on Friday, November 24, in the northern Pakistan city of Peshawar.

The attacker, a motorcyclist, rammed into a car carrying Additional Inspector General Ashraf Noor to work, triggering an explosion that killed Noor and one of his guards, Reuters reported.

Five other officers were hospitalized as a result of the explosion, according to Mashaal Radio.

No group immediately claimed responsibility. Credit: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty via Storyful