Homicide Bomber Kills Two Policemen in Pakistan

A homicide attacker detonated a bomb in a street in the northwestern city of Dera Ismail Khan on Monday, killing two policemen, an official said.

Seven people, including policemen and civilians, were wounded in the bombing in downtown Dera Ismail Khan, said Sarfaraz Khan, a senior police officer in the city. Police had stepped up security for a Shiite Muslim procession.