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Bombings at market in northwest Pakistan kill 15

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Quetta, Pakistan, June 23 (IBNS): At least five people were killed and 12 injured in a vehicle bomb explosion near Shohada Square in north-west Pakistan's Quetta city on Friday morning, Radio Pakistan said.

Kabul, June 22 (IBNS): The Taliban insurgents group in Afghanistan released a new video of the kidnapped American University lecturers late on Wednesday, state-run news agency Khaama Press said. "Our attacks will continue until a true sharia system is enforced in Pakistan", the spokesman said, referring to Islamic law. The two blasts were the second deadly bomb attack in the country of the day and took place at a market, senior government official Wazir Khan Wazir said.

The nature of the explosions was not immediately clear. Angry residents staged a sit-in outside the office of the regional administrator to protest the violence and lack of security.

Army and security personnel rushed to the site shortly after the twin blasts were reported.

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Some of the seriously wounded were airlifted to Peshwar, the largest city in Pakistan's northwest region, the army said.

The bombing occurred near a heavily barricaded red zone, home to a Shiite congregation hall and a residential neighborhood.

Earlier today, at least twelve people were killed and 20 others injured on Friday in the explosion near IGP office in Quetta, Pakistan.

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