The 4th anniversary of the callous terrorist attack on the Army Public School Peshawar that left around 144 people, including children and teachers, dead is being observed today. On December 16, 2014, six gunmen affiliated with the Tehreek-i-Taliban (TTP) conducted a terrorist attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar. The militants, all of whom were foreign nationals entered the school and opened fire on school staff and children, killing 144 people including more than a 100 schoolchildren, ranging between eight and…
LAHORE: In a move to pay rich tribute to martyrs of Army Public School (APS) Peshawar, a resolution was tabled in Punjab Assembly, on Thursday to declare December 16, as National Day against terrorism and extremism. As per details, a resolution to pay homage to APS Peshawar victims was submitted by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MPA, Hina Pervez Butt in Punjab assembly. “The house shows solidarity with the heirs of the victims, who laid their lives in a brutal assault at Army Public School Peshawar on December…
KARACHI/LAHORE: Provincial governments in Sindh, Punjab and Balochistan have announced a holiday tomorrow on account of the anniversary of Army Public School (APS) Peshawar martyrs, ARY News reported.
On the very first Eid after the APS attack in Peshawar, Pakistanis remembered the slain schoolchildren who were massacred in the attack.