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Monday, 20 March 2017 - 14:45
US drone strike kills terrorist behind SL cricket team attack in Lahore
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Qari Yaseen who was wanted for a series of terrorist attacks, including one on Sri Lankan crocket team, was killed in a US drone strike.

The strike took place in Barmal District of Paktika Province in Afghanistan.

It was reported that three of Yaseen’s accomplices were also killed in the strike.

He was wanted by the Federal Investigation Agency for attacks on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore in 2009, GHQ Rawalpindi, ISI Lahore Office, Marriott Hotel and bomb blast at Data Darbar Lahore, among many other terrorist attacks, reports say.


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