` Attacks in Pakistani cities of `Peshawar and Quetta ‘ kill a total of 19 people trying to hammer out ceasefire ‘

#AceWorldNews Attacks in the volatile Pakistani cities of Peshawar and Quetta killed a total of 19 people on Friday, Reuters reported.

In Peshawar, a suicide bomber blew himself up in front of a police vehicle, killing at least nine bystanders.

In Quetta, at least 10 people were killed when a motorcycle laden with explosives blew up near a college in the city center.

The attacks came as the government of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif tries to engage Pakistani Taliban militants in talks to hammer out a permanent ceasefire agreement.

#ANS2014

#pakistan, #pakistani, #peshawar, #prime-minister-nawaz-sharif, #quetta, #reuters, #taliban