Pakistani Taliban storm airbase near Peshawar

Fighters belonging to the Pakistani Taliban have attacked an air force base, killing at least 16 people worshipping at a mosque, the army has said. At least two security officers and 13 fighters were also killed during the attack on the airbase in Peshawar on Friday.The Pakistani Taliban, also known as Tehreek-e-Taliban, claimed responsibility for Friday morning’s attack as gunfire was exchanged at Badaber Air Force base, on the outskirts of the city.news50sff8fs08