- The Washington Times - Saturday, April 4, 2009

ISLAMABAD (AP) - Officials say a suicide attacker has blown himself up inside a base housing paramilitary troops in the heart of the Pakistani capital. Six soldiers have been killed and several more wounded.

Senior police official Bin Yamin says the bomber sneaked into the compound under cover of dark and detonated his explosives inside a large tent.

He says another five members of the paramilitary Frontier Constabulary were wounded in Saturday’s blast.

THIS IS A BREAKING NEWS UPDATE. Check back soon for further information. AP’s earlier story is below.

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AP) _ Police say an explosion near a police building in the Pakistani capital has injured at least two people.

Police official Mohammed Shoaib says the cause of Saturday evening’s blast is not immediately clear. Television footage showed rescuers carrying one police officer and another man toward waiting ambulances.

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