TITLE

War on Christians

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
India Today;3/25/2013, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
86285549

 

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