At least 42 people have been killed and some 70 others injured after a suspected suicide bomber attacked a crowd of people receiving food aid in northwest Pakistan.
Al Jazeera's Kamal Hyder, reporting from Islamabad, said that the incident took place on Saturday morning at a World Food Programme (WFP) distribution centre in the town of Khair, in Bajaur agency.
"A lone suicide bomber penetrated into the crowd and then detonated his device and according to reports from the area there are high casualties."
Fazal-e-Rabbi, a local police official, said that the bomber, dressed in a traditional women's burqa, first lobbed two hand grenades into the crowd.
Sumber: Aljazeera.net, 26/12/2010