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Pakistani Forces Rescue Judge's Son in Shootout with Militants

Pakistan’s security forces safely recovered the son of a high profile judge early Tuesday morning after almost a month in captivity. Awais Shah, the son of the chief justice of Sindh province, was kidnapped in late June from an upscale neighborhood in Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city. He was rescued in a town called Dera Ismael Khan in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province when a suspicious blue Toyota failed to stop at a checkpoint. A military sniper killed the driver, after which the car...

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