Pakistani Christians clash with police after church attacks

March 16, 2015 1:39 PM

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Pakistan's minority Christians on Monday blocked roads and pelted police with stones in the eastern city of Lahore, a day after Taliban suicide bombers killed 15 people as they targeted two churches in the city — the latest attack against religious minorities in this increasingly fractured country.

Sunday's twin bombings struck in quick succession in the Christian neighborhood of Youhanabad during morning services. The bombers detonated their suicide vests outside the two churches, about 600 meters (650 yards) apart. At least 70 people were wounded in the attacks.

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