Pakistan: Siege at Karachi airport ends, 13 dead

ADIL JAWAD and REBECCA SANTANA

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani official says a siege of the country's largest airport is over, leaving 13 people dead.

The Chief Minister of Sindh province, Qaim Ali Shah, says the airport has been cleared.

Militants stormed the airport before midnight Sunday and battled for roughly five hours with authorities in a serious security breach in the country's biggest city.