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  Adar 28, 5773 , 10/03/13

Muslim Mob Attacks Christians in Pakistan

A Muslim mob carried out a pogrom in Pakistan on Saturday following rumors that a Christian man had insulted Mohammed, who Muslims revere as a prophet.

The mob destroyed dozens of homes and cars belonging to Christians in the city of Lahore. At least 50 homes were burnt, and many businesses were robbed.

Most Christian residents had fled the area.

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