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Target killings see 72pc decline in Karachi: police report

KARACHI:  Karachi witnessed almost 72 percent decrease in target killings in 2016 as 45 people were killed as compared to 159 such killings in 2015, a police report said on Saturday. The Sindh police's yearly report documented almost 33 percent decline in other killings as murders decreased from 993 to 666 while only two terrorism incidents occurred when compared to last year's 5 incidents. Among other heinous crimes, kidnapping for ransom incidents saw a 57 percent decrease (21 when compared to last year's 49…