6 killed in shootout in SW Pakistan

11:06, June 16, 2010      

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At least six people were killed and three injured in a shootout which broke out in Kalat, a city in the central Balochistan province in southwest Pakistan, on Tuesday night, local English TV channel Express reported.

According to the report, the shootout happened at about 8 pm local time when unknown gunmen opened fired at a vehicle in the suburb area of Kalat.

Local sources told Xinhua the shootout incident is due to tribal feud and has nothing to do with militancy.

Further details about the incident are not available.

Source: Xinhua

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