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Published: Tuesday June 10, 2014 MYT 4:15:02 PM
Updated: Tuesday June 10, 2014 MYT 4:15:02 PM

Pakistani airport academy in Karachi under fire

Relatives mourn the death of a family member, killed on Sunday's Taliban attack on Jinnah International Airport, outside a hospital morgue in Karachi June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Athar Hussain

Relatives mourn the death of a family member, killed on Sunday's Taliban attack on Jinnah International Airport, outside a hospital morgue in Karachi June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Athar Hussain

(Reuters) - An academy run by the Pakistani airport security force, a unit tasked with protecting Karachi airport, came under fire on Tuesday, Pakistani news channels and a security source said.

"The ASF academy is under attack. There is gunfire. The extent of the damage is not clear," said a senior official at the Federal Investigation Agency. It was unclear who was firing at whom.

(Reporting By Maria Golovnina; Editing by Robert Birsel)

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