Army chief Bajwa vows revenge for Sehwan attacks: 'No more restraint'

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Pakistani police say a suicide bomber has struck a famous shrine in southern Pakistan, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens of others.

Local TV showed graphic footage of the aftermath of the blast, with wounded worshippers crying out for help and the floors covered with shoes, blood and body parts.

Army chief Gen. Javed Qamar Bajwa dispatched a plane and helicopters to lift the critically injured to Karachi.

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ISIL claimed the attack through its online Amaq propaganda agency, which also attributed a deadly auto bombing in southern Baghdad to the extremist group. This is the seventh blast reported in a week in Pakistan. However, this is not the first time that terrorists have attacked a Sufi shrine.

Thursday's attack came a day after two suicide bombings in northwestern Pakistan killed six people following an nearly three-month-long lull in the volatile region.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has condemned the blast on the shrine and stated that terrorists can not deter resolve of the nation to eliminate extremism.

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An injured Pakistani at a hospital Thursday after a bomb exploded in the 14th-century shrine to Muslim Sufi saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan, Pakistan.

The vehicle bombing in Baghdad was the third blast to hit the Iraqi capital in three days, the BBC reported. Fazal Palejo, a senior health official in Sindh province, confirmed the toll. "No more restraint for anyone", he added the military chief as stating. "Your security forces shall not allow hostile powers to succeed", he said. Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) has claimed responsibility for the attack.

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The government and the army medical corps sent teams of doctors with medicine to the scene, according to government officials and Maj.

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