Bomb blast in Pakistani market leaves at least 16 people dead

A bomb hidden among bags of potatoes at a Pakistani market killed at least 16 people, half of them ethnic Hazaras, officials said, in an attack apparently aimed at minority Shiite Muslims.At least 30 people were wounded in the blast in the southwestern city of Quetta, capital of Baluchistan province, officials said.The attack came after a lull of at least a year in attacks against Hazaras, though there have been isolated shootings. The blast took place at Hazar Ganji, a fruit and vegetable…