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Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Lifts Temporary Ban on Death Penalty

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Lifts Temporary Ban on Death Penalty

The prime minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, has lifted a temporary ban on the death penalty following the attack on a military-run Peshawar school that left 142 people killed in the massacre that resulted, according to a report by breakingnews.com and Reuters. The victims of the brutal massacre included 132 children and 10 staff members. […]

Taliban Kill 145 in Pakistani School

Taliban Kill 145 in Pakistani School

Taliban gunmen have killed 145 people at a military-run school in Peshawar, Pakistan. The gunmen stormed into the school on Tuesday, killing dozens of schoolchildren and 10 staff members, including the school’s principal, before exchanging gun-fire with security forces. At the end of the battle, all nine militants had also been killed, either by the […]

Pakistan School Attacked in Peshawar

Pakistan School Attacked in Peshawar

Taliban fighters attacked a military-run school in Peshawar, located in northwest Pakistan. During the attack 20 students and one security personnel was killed during the attack. TTP spokesperson Muhammad Khorasani said that six suicide bombers joined the attack on the school and that the attack happened because of the North Waziristan campaign. The roads leading […]

Al-Qaeda Leader Killed in Pakistan

Al-Qaeda Leader Killed in Pakistan

It has been reported that a top Al Qaeda leader has been killed by the Pakistani military in north-western border of Pakistan. The military confirmed the news about the killing. Adnan G. el-Shukrijumah was involved in plotting many bomb attacks in the Britain and United States, including the New York subway system. Shukrijumah was a head […]

Pakistan Christians Killed For Desecrating the Quran

Pakistan Christians Killed For Desecrating the Quran

Religious bigotry is raising its head in Pakistan, where reports of a mob that allegedly beat a young Christian couple to death and then burned their corpses in a brick factory are making headlines. Accusations of blasphemy and desecrating the Quran spurred this vigilante attack – the latest in the list of questionable accusations of […]

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