2017 enters its last month with lives lost. Express Tribune compiled a list of the most deadliest attacks in the last few years:
December 1, 2017: Peshawar Agricultural Training Institute
At least nine people were killed as armed men clad in burqas stormed into Peshawar’s Agricultural Training Institute.
October 24, 2016: Police Training College, Quetta
January 20, 2016: Bacha Khan University, Charsadda
At least 22 people were killed as terrorists armed with ammunition and bombs targeted Bacha Khan University in Charsadda, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) on January 20.
December 16 ,2014: Army Public School Attack, Peshawar
At least 141 people, including 132 children and nine staff members of the school, were killed when unidentified armed men opened fire.
June 16, 2013: Sardar Bahadur Khan University, Quetta
A female suicide bomber detonates herself on a bus transporting women students Sardar Bahadur Khan University in Quetta, killing 15, including herself.
June 21, 2013: Shia Madrassah, Peshawar
A suicide attack at a Shia madressah in Peshawar kills 15.
October 9, 2012: Swat school bus attack
School girl Malala Yousufzai was shot on a school bus by a Taliban militant in Swat.
June 9, 2012: Quetta University bus attack
At least five students from the ethnic Hazara community were killed and over 70 others, including policemen and children, wounded in a bomb attack on a university bus in Quetta city on Monday.
October 27, 2014: Girl’s school blown up in Bara. No injuries.
September 9, 2014: A girls’ school in Bajaur agency, reconstructed after already being destroyed in 2010, was blown up again on the eve of International Literacy Day. No injuries.
August 23, 2013: Girls School blown up. No injuries
January 9, 2014: Suicide bomber attempts to attack school in Hangu. He was thwarted by Aitzaz Hasan, a student at the school, who subdued him and died in the process, along with the militant.
July 7, 2013: A girls’ school in Bannu was blown up by a 10kg explosive device. No injuries.