Title:PAKISTAN: Militants attack NATO oil tankers in Pakistan
Date:15th September 2013
Summary:HUB, BALUCHISTAN, PAKISTAN (SEPTEMBER 15, 2013) (ORIGINALLY 4:3) (REUTERS)
OIL TANKER ABLAZE
SEVERAL OIL TANKERS ON FIRE
VARIOUS SILHOUETTES OF MEN STANDING IN FRONT OF BLAZE
CROWD WATCHING BLAZE
COMPOUND NEXT TO FIRE
POLICE AND BYSTANDERS AT SITE OF FIRE
Embargoed:30th September 2013 13:00
Topics:Conflict,Defence / Military
Story Text: Fifteen oil tankers holding fuel for NATO troops in Afghanistan were set on fire by militants in southwest Pakistan on Sunday (September 15).
The blaze tore through the tankers and were completely destroyed.
The tankers were parked at a roadside restaurant and were en route to Afghanistan when unidentified militants fired rockets at them, local media said.
The were no reported casualties in the attack that took place in Hub, in restive Baluchistan province, 45km from Karachi.
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