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Pakistan to Launch Paramilitary Crackdown after Easter Bombing Kills 70

By Mehreen Zahra-Malik and Mubasher Bukhari LAHORE, Pakistan, March 28 – Pakistan will launch a paramilitary crackdown on Islamist militants in Punjab, the country’s richest and most populous province, after an Easter Day bombing killed 70 people in the provincial capital Lahore, officials said on Monday. Sunday’s suicide bombing on a public park was claimed

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Mexicans Burn Donald Trump Effigies in Easter Ritual

By Henry Romero and Tomas Bravo MEXICO CITY, March 26 – Mexicans celebrating an Easter ritual late on Saturday burnt effigies of U.S. Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump, whose anti-immigrant views have sparked outrage south of the American border. In Mexico City’s poor La Merced neighborhood, hundreds of cheering residents yelled “death” and various insults

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