Two gunmen on motorcycle open fire on Karachi academy

by Reuters
Tuesday, 10 June 2014 09:19 GMT

June 10 (Reuters) - Two gunmen on a motorcycle opened fire on Karachi's airport academy and fled after Pakistani forces retaliated, a spokesman for the Airports Security Force said on Tuesday.

The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack.

Separately, a spokesman for the civil aviation authority said Karachi airport had resumed flights after a brief suspension.

(Reporting By Maria Golovnina; Editing by Jeremy Laurence)

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