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World Stands With Pakistan to Mourn Slain School Children
Pakistan woke up to a day of mourning Wednesday after Taliban militants killed more than 140 students in a grisly attack which shocked the nation and put pressure on the government to do more to tackle the insurgency.
A boy holding a candle attends a candlelight vigil in Kathmandu, on Dec. 17, 2014, for the students killed at the military-run Army Public School in Peshawar. Pakistan woke up to a day of mourning on Wednesday after Taliban militants killed more than 140 students in a grisly attack that shocked the nation and pressured the government to do more to tackle the insurgency.
Mourners in Peshawar carry the coffin of a male student who was killed in Tuesday's attack by Taliban gunmen on the Army Public School.
Pakistani people light candles to pray for the victims who were killed in an attack at the military-run school in Peshawar, during a memorial ceremony in Karachi, Pakistan.
Indian Muslim children pray at a madrasa, or religious school, for Tuesday's Taliban attack victims, in Ahmadabad, India.
Schoolchildren observe a two-minute silence for victims killed in the Taliban attack in Peshawar, in New Delhi, India.
Schoolboys offer prayers for victims killed in a Taliban attack on a military-run school in Peshawar, in Mumbai, India.
Pakistani students shout slogans during a protest against the attack at the Army Public School in Peshawar, in Faisalabad, Pakistan.
Kashmir University students offer special prayers for the victims killed, in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir.
Pakistani students hold a vigil for victims killed in the Peshawar attack in Islamabad, Pakistan.
People take part in a candlelight vigil as a mark of respect for the victims who were killed in an attack at the military-run school in Peshawar, in Amritsar, India.