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Taliban attack Pakistani school

Updated 7:10 AM ET, Wed December 17, 2014
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Soldiers patrol the streets in Peshawar, Pakistan, near a school that was attacked by the Pakistani Taliban on Tuesday, December 16. Militants stormed the military-run school in northwest Pakistan, killing more than 140 people, most of them children. More than 100 people were injured. FAROOQ NAEEM/AFP/Getty Images
Relatives carry the body of a victim during his funeral procession. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
A victim's coffin is carried from an ambulance. Sajjad Ali Queshi/UPI/LANDOV
The uncle and cousin of injured student Mohammad Baqair comfort him as he mourns the death of his mother, a teacher who was killed in the attack. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
A man comforts a student who survived the attack. B.K. Bangash/AP
Parents escort their children away from the school. B.K. Bangash/AP
A wounded student receives treatment at a Peshawar hospital. A Majeed/AFP/Getty Images
Pakistani soldiers hold positions close to the school. All the militants in the attack were eventually killed, a police official said. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
Pakistani soldiers take position near the site of the attack. A Majeed/AFP/Getty Images
A student is wheeled into a hospital in Peshawar. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
A man and woman rush to a Peshawar hospital treating victims of the attack. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
Family members wait outside the school. B.K. Bangash/AP
People gather at a hospital where victims were being treated. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
Pakistani soldiers position themselves at a fence near the besieged school. Khan Raziq/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
A Pakistani soldier clears the area outside the school. B.K. Bangash/AP
An injured student lies in bed at a Peshawar hospital after the attack. A Majeed/AFP/Getty Images
A hospital security guard helps an injured student at the school. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
Parents leave with their children near the site of the attack. A Majeed/AFP/Getty Images
A plainclothes officer escorts rescued students away from the school. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
Pakistani troops reach the site of the attack. A Majeed/AFP/Getty Images
Volunteers carry a student at a hospital in Peshawar. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
An injured girl gets rushed to a hospital in Peshawar. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
A man comforts a student standing at the bedside of an injured boy. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
A Pakistani soldier takes position on a bunker close to the besieged school. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
Relatives of a student killed in the attack mourn over the student's body. Bilal Khan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
Hospital staff transport an injured student in Peshawar. Mohammad Sajjad/AP
The body of a victim lies at a hospital in Peshawar. Mohammad Sajjad/AP