Insight: Spiral of Karachi killings widens Pakistan's sectarian divide




 
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Insight: Spiral of Karachi killings widens Pakistan's sectarian divide
 
February 24th, 2013  
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Insight: Spiral of Karachi killings widens Pakistan's sectarian divide
KARACHI (Reuters) - When Aurangzeb Farooqi survived an attempt on his life that left six of his bodyguards dead and a six-inch bullet wound in his thigh, the Pakistani cleric lost little time in turning the narrow escape to his advantage. Recovering in hospital after the ambush on his convoy in Karachi, Pakistan's commercial capital, the radical Sunni Muslim ideologue was composed enough to exhort his followers to close ranks against the city's Shi'ites. ...




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