The slideshow shows police officers, paramilitary forces, paramedics as they take over the area after the attack
A terror attack on the Chinese consulate situated in Karachi was foiled by security forces on Friday.
All staff members of the foreign mission were reported safe in the attack.
Two policemen were martyred in an exchange of fire with the terrorists. All three attackers were also killed in the ensuing gunfight with security forces.
Police officers take cover as they move during an attack on the Chinese consulate. PHOTO: REUTERS
Paramilitary soldiers walk after an attack on the Chinese embassy, where blasts and shots were heard. REUTERS
A Ranger stands in front of a damaged gate at the Chinese consulate. PHOTO: AFP
Rangers take position outside the Chinese consulate. PHOTO: AFP
Police officers stand guard as a member of the bomb disposal squad checks a bag with explosives (unseen), after an attack on the Chinese embassy. PHOTO: REUTERS
Pakistani Army soldiers patrol at the Chinese consulate . PHOTO: AFP
Security personnel stand next to burned out vehicles in front of the Chinese consulate. PHOTO: AFP
Pakistani ambulance volunteers transport a body. PHOTO: AFP