Police, militants in Pakistan shootout: officials

Pakistan police were Sunday engaged in a gunbattle with militants holed up in a house in northwest Pakistan's Peshawar following a Taliban attack on the city's airport, officials said.

Two officers were wounded by a hand grenade as clashes broke out after officers acting on a tip-off raided a house close to the airport, which militants raided on Saturday evening, senior police official Imtiaz Altaf told AFP.

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