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← Punjab Governor Salman Taseer assassinated in Islamabad

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Comment 17 by HughCaldwell

Let us salute Muslims who oppose medieval barbarism.

I don't know how many in Pakistan stand against medieval barbarianism- check out the comments from Pakistanis on BBC site- the majority say that he deserved what he got. eg:

Even moderate Muslims know that his statement on the blasphemy law wasn't appropriate.

and

He was a notorious and hated person.

also

it should be noted that any person who dares to go against general public sentiments may have to face this kind of fate.

Punjab governor shot dead: Your reaction

Tue, 04 Jan 2011 18:57:09 UTC | #573358