At least 15 killed as bomb is detonated at Pakistan funeral

Eleven people were killed by a bomb that exploded at a funeral in Peshawar in northwest Pakistan. At least 30 people were wounded. Peshawar has been the site of long standing violence between the government and fighters allied with the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan.

Travellers to this area should use extreme caution and avoid public places that might be targets for extremists. Avoid all public and political demonstrations since they may become violent without notice.

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