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More Deadly Attacks on Evening of Pakistan Elections

Bombings on the eve of Pakistan's landmark election have killed at least four people and wounded 18 others.  

The four died in a blast Friday near political party offices in North Waziristan, a Taliban and al-Qaida stronghold.  Earlier reports had put the death toll at five.  Thirteen people were wounded.

A blast in the southwestern part of the country wounded five more people outside an office being used by the Pakistan People's Party.

Source: Voice of America. Read full article. (link)

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