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Pakistan raises death toll in Peshawar school attack to 148
Pakistan raises death toll in Peshawar school attack to 148

Children’s shoes and books were bathed in blood. The classroom walls were pocked with bullet holes. Near the administration building lay the remains of one of the suicide bombers who turned the elite school into a scene of horror. Dozens of victims lay in coffins carried by loved ones through streets that were otherwise silent in grief Wednesday. Funeral processions started from seemingly every neighborhood and ended in city graveyards and green wheat fields. A day after Pakistani Taliban gunmen carried out a massacre at the Army Public School in this northwestern city, families buried slain students and staff members, doctors worked to save scores of wounded and Pakistan’s...

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