Dec. 27 – The Pakistani opposition leader was killed in a gun and bomb attack after a rally in the city of Rawalpindi.

The charismatic leader of the Pakistan People’s Party died as she was leaving a political rally, surrounded by security.

Police say Bhutto was killed by a suicide bomber firing at her as she left.

He then blew himself up. At first, it appeared she had survived the attack.

The former Pakistani prime minister was 54.