Pakistan bus blast kills 13, including nine Chinese workers

Rescuers pulled survivors on Wednesday from a ravine in northern Pakistan after an explosion sent their bus over the edge, killing 13 passengers, among them nine Chinese nationals and two Pakistani soldiers, sources told Reuters.

While Pakistan’s foreign ministry blamed a mechanical failure for a “leakage of gas that caused a blast”, China’s foreign ministry decried the incident as a bomb attack that caused injuries and death to its nationals.

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Source: Reuters