Pakistan Government Blames Social Media for Fanning Sectarian Clashes
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Pakistan Government Blames Social Media for Fanning Sectarian Clashes

A three-day curfew was imposed in Rawalpindi city, after eleven people were killed and a market was burnt, following a clash reportedly between Sunni and Shia crowds on Ashura, the 10th day of the Islamic month Muharram, a day of mourning and processions for Shia-muslims. Soon after the clash on November 15, 2013, images – some doctored and some manipulated with … Continue reading