Pakistani Opposition Leader Benazir Bhutto Killed

| Thu Dec. 27, 2007 10:14 AM EST

Pakistani opposition leader Benazir Bhutto has been killed in a suicide attack along with twenty other people at a campaign rally in Rawalpindi. The AP reports: "A party security adviser said Bhutto was shot in the neck and chest as she got into her vehicle, then the gunman blew himself up." The Harvard and Oxford educated Bhutto had become the first female prime minister in the Muslim world. Background on her recent return from exile to Pakistan here.