Protesters say depicting the Prophet Muhammad is offensive to Muslims
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Clashes at Pakistan Charlie Hebdo protest

Pakistani police have clashed with crowds protesting over an image of the Prophet Muhammad published in French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

The authorities used water cannon to disperse the demonstration, near the French consulate in Karachi.

The protest was part of a nationwide rally called by the Jamaat-e-Islami religious party.

The BBC's Shaimaa Khalil reports.

  • 16 Jan 2015
  • From the section Asia
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