As it happened: Karachi airport attack

Key points

  • The Pakistani Taliban have said they were behind an attack at Karachi international airport
  • At least 28 people - including 10 militants - have been killed and 14 wounded
  • The raid began late on Sunday when heavily armed gunmen entered an area used mainly for cargo and private flights
  • Airport officials have said the siege is now over and flights should resume in the afternoon
  • All times BST

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Last updated 9 June 2014

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