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Train Crash in Pakistan Kills at Least 30

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Most of the passengers on an express train were asleep when it derailed and its cars fell across the track into the path of another.
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Two express trains collided in southern Pakistan on Monday morning, killing at least 30 passengers and injuring 50 others, officials said, the latest in a series of train accidents that have raised serious questions about the safety of rail travel in the country.

Most of the passengers were asleep when the Millat Express, a…
Salman Masood
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