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Taliban Fatally Shoot Sikh Lawmaker in Pakistan

Taliban extremists in northwestern Pakistan on Friday gunned down a provincial legislator belonging to the minority Sikh community. Soran Singh was ambushed in the restive Buner district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, police said, adding that an investigation was underway. The outlawed Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the assassination. In a statement sent to reporters, a spokesman for the militant group, Muhammad Khorasani, vowed to continue such “targeted attacks...

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