21 December 2007

Religion of Piece(s)

Ringing in the holy day Eid al-Adha.

-- SHERPAO, Pakistan -- At least 50 people are dead in Pakistan today after a suicide attacker detonated a bomb packed with ball bearings and nails amid hundreds of holiday worshippers at the home of Pakistan's former interior minister.

The bomber was praying in a row of worshippers when he detonated the explosive, provincial police chief Sharif Virk said.

Authorities say at least 100 others were injured in the blast.
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RELATED: Those wacky Iraqis
Residents said the bomber parked his car outside one of the two dozen liquor stores in the area and walked away before setting it off, apparently using a timer or remote control.

A passing Chevrolet Suburban took the full impact, and its passengers were likely to be among the three dead or the 27 people wounded, according to the Iraqi
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LAST WORD: Europe not immune from terror
-- BRUSSELS, Belgium -- Fourteen Muslim extremists were detained Friday on allegations they sought to free an al-Qaida sympathizer imprisoned for planning a terrorist attack on U.S. air base personnel, Belgian authorities said.

Security was heightened across the capital, at airports and subway stations out of precaution, officials said.


3 comments:

kursk said...

Once again the religion of peace spreads its deadly message of love...'cause nothing says lov'in your fellow man like detonating a ball bearing packed bomb whilst worshipping..

John M Reynolds said...

That's it! That's what we need. A global nail and ball bearing registry!

Neo Conservative said...

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call me a nervous nellie... but, whenever stuff like this happens... i'd just like to hear a few... actually, make that any... canadian muslim organisations speak up and say... "hey, these guys aren't muslims and they don't speak for me".

hello? anybody?

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