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People continued to gather Monday outside the locked house of a Christian girl in suburbs of Islamabad, Pakistan. Authorities arrested a Christian girl and are investigating whether she violated the country’s strict blasphemy laws after furious neighbors surrounded her house and demanded police take action.

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Pakistan girl jailed, accused of blasphemy

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Christian girl was sent to a Pakistani prison after being accused by her furious Muslim neighbors of burning pages of the Islamic holy book, the Quran, in violation of the country’s strict blasphemy laws.


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