Terrorist Group, Taliban Attacks Primary school, Killed 80 Children in Pakistan
An Islamic Terror group, The Taliban attacked a military -run primary school in Northwestern city of Peshawar in Pakistan at about 10am this morning, killing 100 people, 80 of them children.
According to reports, the militants stormed the school’s auditorium this morning where the students were learning first aid training from the military and started shooting.
According to BBC. They are also reportedly holding over 100 children hostage. Over 500 students have so far been evacuated. One of the teachers who survived the attack said as soon as the militants started shooting, the students ran into their class rooms in panic but the militants pursued them & shot them at close range
One of the students, Abdullah Jamal who sustained a gunshot injury on his leg, said that he was with a group of 8th, 9th and 10th graders who were getting first-aid instructions and training with a team of Pakistani army medics when the shooting started.
“Then I saw children falling down who were crying and screaming. I also fell down. I learned later that I have got a bullet,” he said, speaking from his hospital bed. “All the children had bullet wounds. All the children were bleeding,” Jamal said.