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(GRAPHIC IMAGES) Pakistan mob kills woman and girls, over "blasphemous" Facebook post

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 01:05

(WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT) A seven-year-old girl, her baby sister and her grandmother are killed by an angry mob in Pakistan over a ''blasphemous'' Facebook posting, Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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--STORY CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES -- Flames of rage in Pakistan as mobs kill two girls and a grandmother over what they say is a "blasphemous" Facebook posting. The victims were members of the Ahmadi religious sect, reportedly targeted because of a picture posted on Facebook by an Ahmadi man. The picture apparently showed a holy site featuring scantily clad woman. Police say they were unable to stop the mobs in the town about 140 miles southeast of Islamabad. The vicitms were a seven-year-old girl, her baby sister and her grandmother. Authorities say sectarian assaults against minorities are on the rise in Pakistan. Ahmadis consider themselves Muslim but believe in a prophet after Mohammed. Many Pakistanis consider them heretics. Police say the man accused of making the Facebook post had not been injured.

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(GRAPHIC IMAGES) Pakistan mob kills woman and girls, over "blasphemous" Facebook post

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 01:05