Gunmen battled Pakistani security forces for control of a major prison holding hundreds of militants on Monday night, police said.
The gunmen launched their attack with a series of heavy explosions before firing rocket propelled grenades and machine guns, district police chief Sohail Khalid said.
The prison, in the central town of Dera Ismail Khan, houses Taliban and militants from banned sectarian groups.
More top news
Thunderstorms affect mostly southeast England on Thursday with a mixture of sunny spells and showers into the afternoon.
The government has been forced to release a full report into the impact of fracking, after initially handing over a heavily-redacted version
Midfielder Kartie Chapman's husband and three sons, will be nervously watching the semi-final against Japan back in England.