NATO container set on fire in Balochistan

Published: March 14, 2011

A file photo of Nato oil tanker on fire. Nato tankers have frequently come under attack by militants. PHOTO: AFP/FILE

A NATO container was set on fire in the Soorab area of Balochistan on Monday while two oil tankers turned turtle in other areas of the province.

According to official sources, unidentified people torched the NATO container, which was on its way from Karachi to Afghanistan, as it reached the Lakhorian area of Soorab.

The local administration registered a case and began investigations.

Two tankers, which were carrying oil for NATO troops, turned turtle in the Kuchlak and Qila Abdullah areas of the province.

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Reader Comments (3)

  • Hamza
    Mar 14, 2011 - 5:13PM

    Awesome! Burn everything that the Punjabis or their Lords aka America try and move in and out of Baluchistan. Recommend

  • said imran
    Mar 15, 2011 - 11:36AM

    Pakistan has several benefits with USA, but there is no guilty of people who are living in Wazirstan, Drone attack..Pakistani government all knows about it, only they are making people fool.
    I think these explosions are the answers of these awfull activities..People are living miserably and become more agressive towards every action of the govt..Recommend

  • Maria
    Apr 23, 2011 - 7:51AM

    @Hamza: You Indians have been involved in spreading these types of acts through your agents in Afghanistan for the last few years but you are always defeated. Must burn you up?Recommend

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