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Pakistan raid kills militant wanted for killing over 100 Shiites

May 18, 2018

Pakistan raid kills militant wanted for killing over 100 Shiites

Pakistani troops have raided a militant hideout near the southwestern city of Quetta, triggering a shootout in which a militant wanted for the killing of more than 100 Shiites was gunned down, officials said Thursday. The military said e' 99, a provincial commander of the ...

Crocodiles guard secrets of Pakistan's lost African past

Apr 5, 2018

Crocodiles guard secrets of Pakistan's lost African past

Dancing and chanting in Swahili at a crocodile shrine outside Karachi, hundreds of Pakistani Sheedis swayed barefoot to the rhythm of a language they no longer speak — the celebration offering a rare chance to connect with their African roots. For many Sheedis, the swampy ...