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Suicide bombers could be used to target politicians, warns Pakistan’s counter-terror body

Prime News, International (Islamabad), July 16:- Pakistan’s top counter-terrorism body has warned that there were serious security threats to political leaders of all major parties and suicide bombers could be used to target them, a media report said on Sunday.

National Counter Terrorism Authority (Nacta) chief Suleman Ahmad told the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) yesterday that there were serious security threats to leaders and electoral candidates of all major parties, Dawn reported.

Briefing the Election Commission about security threats to the politicians and the overall security situation across the country, Ahmad said suicide bombers and improvised explosive devices (IEDs) might be used by terrorists, the paper said, citing its sources. (MR, Inputs: Agencies).

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