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  At least 15 killed in Pakistan mosque attack

Bombs, boredom threaten Pakistan's "Pashto" song-and-dance cinema

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - A projectionist lies asleep in the sweltering Pakistani heat, his face covered by a cloth. A colleague rewinds a reel manually while on screen, through the hashish smoke, a woman bounces on a bed singing "hello, hello, hello" into a cellphone. Full story

Gunmen kill polio worker in Peshawar

  One female worker was killed in a shooting on a polio team working in Peshawar, leading the World Health Organization to suspend operations in the city. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.

Pakistan says militant bases broken up near Afghan border

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistani security officials broke up more than a dozen militant sanctuaries in the Khyber tribal region this week and killed 23 fighters, they said, while tribal sources said pro-Taliban groups killed 20 pro-government militants. Full story

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