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Friday
Nov262010

Suicide Bomber Arrested in Pakistan Ahead of Planned Detonation

Photo Courtesy - ABC News(ISLAMABAD) -- Police in Islamabad arrested a would-be suicide bomber and an accomplice on their way to their target Friday. One of the men was wearing an explosives jacket.

Authorities tell ABC News the likely targets were the parliament building and surrounding government buildings.

The arrest came as the result of a tip provided to police earlier this week about a possible terrorist attack.

Police are said to be in the process of getting more information from the apprehended to make further arrests.

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