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At least three dead after gunmen attack Karachi stock exchange


Police officers have been examining the scene of the Pakistan Stock Exchange, after gunmen opened fire on the financial centre killing at least three people.

Among the dead are two guards and a policeman, according to officials. Special police forces killed all four gunmen, who were armed with grenades and automatic rifles. No militant group has claimed responsibility for the attack. The Karachi stock exchange is Pakistan’s largest and oldest stock exchange, incorporated today with the exchanges in Islamabad and Lahore.

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