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Picture of the Day: Karachi, Pakistan. Firefighters work to put out a flaming vehicle after continued clashes in the city, spurred on by anger over killings related to political/ethnic/sectarian violence. More than 700 have been killed in targeted killings this year in Karachi.

I’ve written two pieces in the past year or so on the roots of ongoing violence in Sindh provincial capital, and Pakistan’s economic hub: one at AlterNet and one at The Risky Shift.

Credit: Asif Hassan/AFP/Getty. Via.

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