Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Remote Pakistan Village Produces 2 Olympic Hopefuls

Pakistan, which has sent athletes to previous Winter Olympics, this year sends a two-man delegation — an uncle and his nephew — to compete in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Muhammad Karim, 22, and his nephew Syed Human, 26, are both from the Naltar Valley, a village located in Gilgit Baltistan, the northernmost region of the country. Karim was the sole athlete from Pakistan at the 2014 Sochi Olympics. "It feels very good. Before I was alone, and now, God willing, we have a...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter