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24 dead in attack on Karachi airport

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KARACHI - Heavily armed militants launched an assault on Pakistan's busiest airport in the southern city of Karachi, leaving at least 24 dead including 10 militants in a six-hour siege that the army quelled at dawn on Monday. 

Pakistani policemen move an injured colleague outside Karachi Airport after a militant attack on June 8, 2014

Explosions and gunfire rang out as the attackers, equipped with suicide vests, grenades and rocket launchers, battled security forces in one of the most brazen attacks in years in Pakistan's biggest city.

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