Supporters of hardline cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi demonstrate against his arrest in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo: EPA Supporters of hardline cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi demonstrate against his arrest in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo: EPA
Supporters of hardline cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi demonstrate against his arrest in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo: EPA

Pakistan cracks down on hardliners after protests over acquittal of Christian woman accused of blasphemy

  • Police say they have arrested more than 300 Tehreek-Labaik Pakistan party supporters in Punjab province to “maintain public order”

Topic |   Islamic militancy
Supporters of hardline cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi demonstrate against his arrest in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo: EPA Supporters of hardline cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi demonstrate against his arrest in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo: EPA
Supporters of hardline cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi demonstrate against his arrest in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo: EPA
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