The employees of the Pakistani consulate in the United States were shot and killed.

China News Service, February 11th According to foreign media reports, a Pakistani employee of the US Consulate was shot dead in Peshawar on the 10th by a group of unidentified gunmen.

According to reports, two gunmen drove motorcycles and fired at the 30-year-old employee Faisal · Faisal Saeed’s residence.

The local police confirmed that Faisal had previously been employed by the US consulate in Peshawar, but the US Embassy in Islamabad stated that Faisal was a staff member.

A spokeswoman for the US Embassy said in a statement that the local police are investigating the accident. She said, “The US side strongly condemned the incident and expressed condolences to its family. ”

At present, no organization or person has claimed responsibility for this incident.

According to reports, the front line of the conflict in Pakistan in Peshawar. Since July 2007, Pakistan has been under the leadership of the local Taliban-led insurgency, and armed conflicts have also concentrated mainly in northwestern Pakistan.

The local government said that more than 40,000 people have been killed in the conflict.

Responsible Editor: Zhang Xiaofang

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