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Pakistan Mourns Bombing Victims

Families are burying their dead after a suicide bomber struck a crowded public park in Lahore, Pakistan, yesterday. More than 70 people were killed and hundreds more injured. A Pakistani Taliban group claimed responsibility, saying it targeted Christians celebrating Easter. Shazeb Jillani, the BBC correspondent in Lahore, tells Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson that many Muslims were also killed.

Note: This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.


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