War on Christians

March 2013
India Today;3/25/2013, p10
The article discusses attacks on Christian communities, a minority population, in Pakistan. It describes the burning of Christians' homes in the Joseph Colony in Lahore by Sunni Muslims on March 9, 2013, a move allegedly organized by the land mafia to acquire property. Attacks on other religious groups are described, including the 2010 attack on Ahmadiyya mosques by extremist organizations Jaish-e-Mohammed and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi. Bombings in Quetta targeting ethnic Hazara Shias are also cited.


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