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Lynch mob out for accused blasphemer torches police station

1 month ago   |   By RT

Thousands of people in northwest Pakistan besieged a police station where a man accused of blasphemy had been detained in custody. When officers refused to hand over the suspect, the mob torched the facility.
Several police checkpoints were also hit in the surge of violence that broke out on Sunday evening in the Charsadda district of the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, local media said. Footage of the reported attack showed a crowd witnessing a massive blaze in the distance.
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Mob attacks Pakistan police, fail to grab blasphemy suspect

Mob attacks Pakistan police, fail to grab blasphemy suspect

1 month ago   |   By ABC News

Pakistani authorities say a mob has burned a police station and four police posts in the northwest overnight as officers detained a mentally unstable man accused of blasphemy
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