Pakistan

Pakistan Makes Arrests in Shooting of 14-Year-Old Girl

Authorities decline to provide any details on who was arrested; the teen activist was shot by Taliban earlier this week

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Pakistani police say they have arrested a number of suspects in the case of a 14-year-old girl shot and wounded by the Taliban after promoting girls' education and speaking out about Taliban atrocities.

A senior police official in Mingora, Afzal Khan Afridi, said Friday that police made arrests in the shooting of Malala Yousufzai.

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