Pakistani soldiers stand guard beside the coffin containing body of Dr Ruth Pfau during her state funeral, in Karachi. Photo: EPA

State funeral for German nun Ruth Pfau who devoted her life fighting leprosy in Pakistan

Ruth Pfauu, who died at the age of 87 on August 10 spent half a century taking care of some of the country’s sickest and poorest people

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Pakistani soldiers stand guard beside the coffin containing body of Dr Ruth Pfau during her state funeral, in Karachi. Photo: EPA
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