Pakistani security forces have arrested 97 militants of terrorist organizations «al-Qaeda and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi», who wanted to organize the escape of a terrorist from prison.
In addition, they are accused of involvement in committing numerous terrorist attacks against two bases of the Pakistani air force, the airport in Karachi, several headquarters of the Pakistani intelligence services and police stations in the period from 2009 to 2015, reported Reuters news Agency.
Sources in the security forces of Pakistan reported that the detainees were planning, in particular, to organize the escape of prisoners from the jail of Hyderabad. The main purpose of the conspiracy was the release of Khalid Sheikh Omar. The terrorist kidnapped and murdered American Jewish journalist Daniel pearl in 2002.
Under this plan the prison had to attack by six suicide bombers and 19 other people.