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Friday, March 4, 2011
Another Pakistani Official Assassinated Over Blasphemy
Pakistan's Minister of Minority Affairs, Shabaz Bhatti, was assassinated on Wednesday. The Taliban claimed responsibility and stated that the murder was prompted by Bhatti's support for moderating the country's laws against blasphemy. See Religion Clause Blog and CNN for more.