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Militants attack NW Pakistan prison

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Militants attacked a prison in northwest Pakistan late Monday armed with mortars and are locked in a gunfight with police and security forces, officials said.

The attack is under way at Central Prison in Dera Ismail Khan city, close to the lawless tribal regions bordering Afghanistan.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130729/militants-attack-nw-pakistan-prison