An attack on the Chinese consulate in the Pakistani city of Karachi and the killing of two policemen

BAGHDAD, Two policemen were killed in an armed attack on the Chinese consulate in the Pakistani city of Karachi, Pakistani media reported.

The armed attack on the Chinese consulate in the Pakistani city of Karachi was carried out by three people who opened fire and threw several hand grenades near the Chinese consulate, prompting security intervention and engagement, according to the Russian site Sputnik.

Two Pakistani policemen were killed and one was seriously wounded, the spokesman for the Gina Hospital in Karachi said. The bomber was also carrying an explosive belt.

Security authorities announced strict security measures around the consulate area to track down and arrest the perpetrators. No one claimed responsibility for the attack so far.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency