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Pakistani man, charged with blasphemy, killed in courtroom

July 30, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: A Pakistani man who was on trial for blasphemy against Islam was shot and killed in the courtroom on July 29. The victim, Tahir Ahmad Naseem, was member of a minority Muslim sect that is not recognized by others as Islamic. He died of multiple gunshot wounds.

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