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3 Chinese nationals among 4 killed in BLA claimed suicide attack at KU’s Confucius Institute

The explosion was initially reported to have been caused by a gas cylinder.

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3 Chinese nationals among 4 killed in BLA claimed a suicide attack at KU’s Confucius Institute.

As reported, the suicide attack was carried out at 2:30 PM local time.

A spokesperson for the university has confirmed that three of the victims were Chinese nationals.

The victims of the incident have been identified as Confucius Institute Director Huang Guiping, Ding Mupeng, Chen Sai, and Khalid, a Pakistani national van driver.

While the two injured have been identified as  Wang Yuqing and Hamid.

The CCTV footage shows a female suicide bomber exploding herself as the van carrying Chinese teachers reached the entrance of Confucius Institute inside Karachi University.

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Banned outfit Majeed Brigade of Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) has claimed responsibility for the attack.

BLA claimed that a female suicide bomber exploded herself on a van transporting Chinese teachers.

The attack was carried out by a female suicide attacker Shari Baloch.

This is for the first time ever that BLA has used a female suicide bomber for an attack.

suicide attacker Shari Baloch

The explosion was initially reported to have been caused by a gas cylinder.

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.