Railways Minister Ghulam Ahmad Bilour
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Anti-Islam film: Pakistan minister's bounty on producers

A government minister on Pakistan has offered a $100,000 (£61,600) reward for the death of the maker of an anti-Islam film produced in the US.

Railways Minister Ghulam Ahmad Bilour called on the Taliban and al-Qaeda to take part in what he called a "sacred duty", saying he would pay the bounty out of his own pocket.

The Pakistani government has condemned the remarks and suggested it may take action against Mr Bilour.

Orla Guerin reports from Islamabad.

  • 22 Sep 2012
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