In Quetta, located in Balochistan province in Western Pakistan, on Saturday evening, August 12, there was a terrorist attack, in which, according to local authorities, killing at least 15 people, about 40 people were injured.
As the head of the province Sarfraz Bugti, on the route of the army patrol was detonated an explosive device, reports news Agency Reuters.
After the explosion the city had imposed a state of emergency, said Bugti.
Responsibility for the attack claimed by the group «Islamic state». According to the militants, it was done by the suicide bomber on the mined motorcycle. Approval of the IG, killing 17 soldiers.