Pakistani bishops take part in sit-in to protest treatment of Christians
CWN - March 13, 2013
Two Pakistani bishops, including the president of the nation’s episcopal conference, took part in a peaceful sit-in and candlelight vigil in Lahore, the nation’s second-largest city, following an anti-Christian rampage that left nearly 200 homes destroyed.
Elsewhere in Lahore, police beat peaceful Christian demonstrators and fired tear gas at the crowd.
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