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Pakistan Taliban claim responsibility for Karachi attack

The Pakistani Taliban on Monday claimed responsibility for an attack on a major naval air base in Karachi that killed five military personnel and threatened further attacks.

world Updated: May 23, 2011 09:31 IST

The Pakistani Taliban on Monday claimed responsibility for an attack on a major naval air base in Karachi that killed five military personnel and threatened further attacks.

"We claim responsibility for this attack in Karachi," Taliban spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan told AFP by telephone from an undisclosed location.

"We had already warned after Osama's martyrdom that we will carry out even bigger attacks," he added.