Nightly News   |  February 16, 2013

Bomb kills at least 64 in Pakistan

Sixty-four people including school children died on Saturday in a bomb attack carried out by extremists from Pakistan's Sunni Muslim majority. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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>>> overseas today a deadly explosion ripped through a crowded marketplace in the city of quietta pakistan injuring more than 180 people and killing 60. the bombing occurred near a school and killed a number of children. it appears to be the latest in a series of attacks carried out by sunni militants against the minority shiite community.