Pakistani Muslims torch scores of Christian homes

By JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
March 10, 2013 03:06

 
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An angry mob of Pakistani Muslims burned scores of homes belonging to Christians on Saturday to protest against a Pakistani of that faith who was arrested after being accused of insulting the Prophet Muhammed.

According to media reports from the Badami Bagh district near Lahore, over 100 homes were torched.

The arrested man was said to be Sawan Masih, described as being in his mid-20s.

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