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Sunni clerics killed in Karachi attack

Friday, February 01, 2013 - 00:45

Jan. 31 - Surveillance video shows the suspected gunman approaching the vehicle, reaching inside in what many believe was a tit-for-tat killing, highlighting the conflict between Pakistani Sunnis and Shi'ites. Deborah Gembara reports.

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This bloody aftermath of a shooting in Karachi that killed three Sunni Muslim leaders. Their deaths --- are believed to be part of a tit-for-tat escalation in violence between Sunnis and Shi'ites here. The group, which included several top clerics, were shot inside a van they were traveling in. Surveillance video from the scene shows the suspected gunman approaching the vehicle, reaching inside several times before fleeing on the back of a nearby motorbike. Police say attacks like this one are on the rise in Karachi. Hundreds of mourners gathered for their funerals.

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Sunni clerics killed in Karachi attack

Friday, February 01, 2013 - 00:45

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