Liberals rally to ‘reclaim’ Pakistan after Peshawar school massacre

January 17, 2015 2:02 PM

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ISLAMABAD: One month on from a Taliban school massacre in Peshawar that left 150 dead a new movement is growing among marginalized urban liberals rallying to "Reclaim Pakistan" from violent extremism.

Carrying placards and candles, their stand against religious fanaticism is an unusual sight in a country more used to mass demonstrations by Islamist groups filled with chants against the West or India.

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