Photo Gallery: The Scope of Pakistan's Floods
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Photo Gallery: The Scope of Pakistan's Floods

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Taliban Courts Pakistan Flood Victims Race to Provide Aid Emerges Between West and Extremists

The devastating flooding in Pakistan has spurred a macabre race between extremist Taliban Islamists and the West. Both sides are competing to arrive first with aid and thus win the hearts of locals in remote regions who have felt neglected or abandoned by their government for decades. The flooding has exacerbated those sentiments.
Photo Gallery: Suffering and Misery in Pakistan
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Photo Gallery: Suffering and Misery in Pakistan

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