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March 28, 2016 9:51 am

Taliban Bombing of Pakistan Park Targets, Kills Scores of Christians

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The aftermath of the Pakistan park bombing. Photo: CNN/Screenshot.

The aftermath of the Pakistan park bombing. Photo: CNN/Screenshot.

On Easter Sunday, a crisp spring day, some of the city’s Christian population mingled with their Muslim neighbors, celebrating in a neighborhood park — taking their kids on rides or pushing them on swings. Then, the sound of tragedy.

Without warning, a blast tore through the park, killing indiscriminately.
Because of the innocent setting, an unusually high number of those injured were women and children. But the attack, claimed by a splinter group of the Pakistani Taliban, intentionally targeted Christians, the perpetrators say.
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