In Southeast Iran, mourning the cost of a Sunni insurgency

November 6, 2014 1:02 AM

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In Southeast Iran, mourning the cost of a Sunni insurgency

A long-running Sunni insurgency based over the border in Pakistan's Baluchistan has left an indelible mark on an impoverished corner of Iran. President Rouhani has promised to improve the lot of citizens.

Zahedan, Iran — Draped in elegant dark robes and with reverent steps, the woman walks past scores of gravestones set flat in the ground – part of the toll from more than a decade of a slow-burn Sunni insurgency.

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