Pakistan PM arrested, protests flare

Associated Press
Pakistani villagers comfort a man mourning over the death of a family member, outside the governor's house in Peshawar, Pakistan, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013. Hundreds of villagers from northwest Pakistan protested Wednesday the killing of 18 of their relatives in an overnight raid that they blamed on security forces, displaying the bodies of the victims in the provincial capital. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

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The Supreme Court ordered the arrest of the prime minister in a corruption case that led thousands of protesters to storm the capital. In recent turmoil, 115 people were killed in twin bombings in two Pakistani cities in one of the country's bloodiest days in history, with 81 casualties caused by sectarian attacks in Quetta.

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