In 2001, it saw 2 terrorist attacks resulting over 20 deaths and 10 injuries. This was the being of War on Terror after the 9/11 attacks Template:Campaignbox Pakistan attacks

October-December 2001[edit | edit source]

  • 28 October:- Attack on a Protestant church in southern Punjab city of Bahawalpur resulted in 16 deaths and 6 injuries. The casualties were all Christian worshippers except one police officer.[1]
Main article: 2001 Bahawalpur church attack
  • 21 December:- Pakistani interior minister Lt. Gen. (retd) Moinuddin Haider's elder brother Ehteshamuddin Haider was shot dead by assailants near Soldier Bazaar in Karachi.[2]

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