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Quet·ta

 (kwĕt′ə)
A city of west-central Pakistan west-southwest of Lahore. Ringed by mountains, it lies at the northwest end of the strategic Bolan Pass.

Quetta

(ˈkwɛtə)
n
(Placename) a city in W central Pakistan, at an altitude of 1650 m (5500 ft): a summer resort, military station, and trading centre. Pop: 744 000 (2005 est)

Quet•ta

(ˈkwɛt ə)

n.
a city in W central Pakistan: the capital of Baluchistan. 285,719.
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In Quetta, Pakistan Defense Council took out a large rally from the Sariab customs which culminated at Jinnah Road.
A policeman takes position after gunmen attacked the Bethel Memorial Methodist Church in Quetta, Pakistan December 17, 2017.
18 (ANI): Saudi Arabia has condemned the suicide bombing that took place at a church in Quetta, Pakistan, on Sunday.
Quetta, Pakistan - At least five people were killed and 15 wounded when two suicide bombers attacked a church in Pakistan during a service Sunday, just over a week before Christmas, police said.
19 (BNA): An official source at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's strong condemnation of the bomb attack on a police truck on the outskirts of the southwestern city of Quetta, Pakistan, killing and wounding a number of people.
Riyadh, Muharram 28, 1439, October 18, 2017, SPA -- An official source at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's strong condemnation of the bomb attack on a police truck on the outskirts of the southwestern city of Quetta, Pakistan, killing and wounding a number of people.
by PTI Local residents examine the damage passenger van at the site of accident near Quetta, Pakistan, Saturday, October 7, 2017.
lt;B People wait to carry the bodies of their family members who died in an attack on the Police Training Academy, in Quetta, Pakistan, yesterday
BRUSSELS, Oct 25 (KUNA) -- The EU condemned Tuesday the deadly attack Monday night on a police training centre in Quetta, Pakistan, which has killed at least 60 people and injured many more.
QUETTA, Pakistan (TAP) - Gunmen have shot dead at least six guards who were escorting a Spanish cyclist through Pakistan's volatile Balochistan province.
She said of the latest outrage in Quetta, Pakistan, by an al-Qaeda linked group: "Barbarians have made a cowardly and desperate attempt to deny girls their right to education.
Summary: A bomb blast in a market stand in Quetta, Pakistan has killed at least 81 people and injured 180.