Samuel Masih

Announcement Date: 2nd September 2016

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Date Killed: 02-Sep-2016

Place Killed: A Christian community near Peshawar, Pakistan

Circumstance: Samuel Masih, was killed as he raised the alarm, but guards managed to prevent any further civilian deaths. All four attackers died, either from detonating their suicide jackets or from gunfire by the guards. According to Pakistani security forces, the terrorists had intended to target nearby military installations but finding these too well guarded they had turned on the Christian community instead.