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Cleric leading Pakistan protests reaches deal with government

Sufi cleric and leader of the Minhaj-ul-Quran religious organisation Muhammad Tahirul Qadri addresses his supporters from behind the window of an armoured vehicle on the second day of protests in Islamabad January 15, 2013. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

Sufi cleric and leader of the Minhaj-ul-Quran religious organisation Muhammad Tahirul Qadri addresses his supporters from behind the window of an armoured vehicle on the second day of protests in Islamabad January 15, 2013. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

Sufi cleric and leader of the Minhaj-ul-Quran religious organisation Muhammad Tahirul Qadri addresses his supporters from behind the window of an armoured vehicle on the second day of protests in Islamabad January 15, 2013. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra
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Member of coalition partner of the government and Pakistan's political party Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), Farooq Sattar Sufi (L), is seen behind the window of an armoured vehicle as he meets the cleric and leader of Minhaj-ul-Quran Muhammad Tahirul Qadri (C) on the fourth day of Qadri's protests in Islamabad January 17, 2013. The Muslim cleric calling for the Pakistani government to resign said on Thursday he had reached an agreement with the administration and would call a halt to the street protests in Islamabad that triggered a political crisis four days ago. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Member of coalition partner of the government and Pakistan's political party Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), Farooq Sattar Sufi (L), is seen behind the window of an armoured vehicle as he meets the cleric and leader of Minhaj-ul-Quran Muhammad...more

Member of coalition partner of the government and Pakistan's political party Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), Farooq Sattar Sufi (L), is seen behind the window of an armoured vehicle as he meets the cleric and leader of Minhaj-ul-Quran Muhammad Tahirul Qadri (C) on the fourth day of Qadri's protests in Islamabad January 17, 2013. The Muslim cleric calling for the Pakistani government to resign said on Thursday he had reached an agreement with the administration and would call a halt to the street protests in Islamabad that triggered a political crisis four days ago. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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