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Bomb Injures Nine At Pakistani Court Building

Child injured in car bombing lies in Peshawar hospital (RFE/RL) PESHAWAR, Pakistan; May 29, 2007 (RFE/RL) -- A car bomb exploded in front of the high court building of Pakistan's Northwest Frontier Province today, injuring nine people, RFE/RL's Radio Free Afghanistan reported.

Witnesses told RFE/RL Peshawar correspondent Najib Aamer that the driver had abandoned the vehicle shortly before the blast.

The attack was close to several other key provincial government buildings in Peshawar -- including Radio Pakistan Peshawar, the Nashtar Hall cultural center, and the historic Bala Hisar fortress.