Taliban gunmen murder 9 tourists and guide in northern Pakistan

The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for their retaliatory assault on the hotel of the base camp of Nanga Parbat, in Gilgit-Baltistan. The tourists were on a mountaineering expedition in this remote area of Pakistan.

Tourists should be aware that although this is the first attack on tourists in this region, the Taliban has stated they will continue to target foreigners.

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