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Date:- 16 December 2014

Place:- The Army Public School, Warsak Road, Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

Attack type:- Suicide bombing, spree killing, hostage-taking, school shooting

Death:- 148 (including 7 attackers) People

Non-fatal injuries:- 114 Person

Perpetrators:- Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan

Target:- Students and school staff


The Pakistani Taliban killed 141 peoples, including 132 children, in an attack on an army run school in Peshawar, a city in the country’s north-west. This attack is inculdes in the worst terrorist incidents in Pakistan’s history.

The terrorist came dressed in paramilitary uniforms looking for people to kill. Explosions and gunfire rang out as seven armed mens attacked the Army Public School on Tuesday morning, in one the bloodiest terrorist attacks in Pakistan's history. Ten staff’s members were also killed. All seven attackers were killed in the operation. Most of the younger pupils escaped the school, but the senior pupils were not so lucky. The deadly attacks triggered shocking and outrage across the world.  Shell-shocked survivors described the attack as nothing short of mayhem. Shahrukh Khan (a pakistani child) was shoted by a terrorist and child act like he was died.


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khan (that child who shot by terrorist) said at Lady Reading hospital,"The man with big boots kept on looking for pupil and pumping bullets into their bodies. I lay as still as I could and closed my eyes, waiting to get shot again." 

In an attack that incensed horror and fierce international condemnation, seven members of Tehrik-e-Taliban, the Pakistan Taliban, dressed in army uniform and wearing suicide vests, assault the Army Public School mid-morning on Tuesday and began their shooting spree. The seven attackers gained entrance to the school over a wall shared with a graveyard and then began shooting at accidental, searching out children hiding beneath desks and benches.In this school about 1000 mamber were present, inculding 960 kids ( age between 5 to 18) and other school staff were survived in this attack. 

Pakistan has witnessed many attacks incidents over the last decade but the deaths of so many children produced an outcry both at home and internationally. The government announced three days of national mourning. Around the countrys musicians cancelled concerts, cinemas dropped films and business owners said shops would remain closed.


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