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Shiites staging religious procession beat 7 Sunnis to death in Pakistan
ap ^ | November 15, 2013 | ZARAR KHAN

Posted on 11/15/2013 5:15:53 PM PST by george76

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Shiite Muslims staging a religious procession near Pakistan’s capital Friday killed seven Sunnis from an Islamic seminary for insulting them as they passed, officials said.

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The Shiites were observing Ashoura, which commemorates the 7th century death of the Prophet Muhammad’s grandson. The schism between Sunnis and Shiites dates back to that time.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Foreign Affairs; Israel; News/Current Events; Syria; United Kingdom; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: ashoura; islam; islamabad; muslims; pakistan; religionofpeace; rop; shia; shiite; shiitemuslims; shiites; sunni; sunnis; trop
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1 posted on 11/15/2013 5:15:53 PM PST by george76
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The left likes to make fun of fundamentalist Christians. They even like to call Christians and Tea Party Folk the American “Taliban”. However, they never actually say anything bad about Muslims They consider this intolerant.

When was the last time you heard of Protestants beating 7 Catholics to death while on their way to mass?

Never, that’s when.


2 posted on 11/15/2013 5:20:04 PM PST by 3Fingas (Sons and Daughters for Freedom and Rededicaton to the Principles of the U.S. Constitution...)
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To: george76

And the Shiites are the “rational” ones.


3 posted on 11/15/2013 5:27:08 PM PST by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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To: george76

As long as they are beating the crap out of each other who cares?


4 posted on 11/15/2013 5:30:06 PM PST by doc1019 (Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what happened!)
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To: george76

Ho-hum. The religion of peace in action once again.


5 posted on 11/15/2013 5:31:06 PM PST by 43north (BHO: 50% black, 50% white, 100% RED)
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To: george76

When your enemies are killing each other, get out of the way.


6 posted on 11/15/2013 5:32:07 PM PST by carriage_hill (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history, when everybody stands around reloading.)
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Those are some bold Shia.

Pakistan is ~87% Sunni and ~12% Shia.

And the majority are not squeamish about violence.


7 posted on 11/15/2013 5:35:14 PM PST by Reaganez
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8 posted on 11/15/2013 5:35:45 PM PST by dfwgator (Fire Muschamp.)
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To: george76
Shiites and Sunnis -- like gnats in pepper. Who can tell the difference

and


WHO CARES?!

9 posted on 11/15/2013 5:50:03 PM PST by cloudmountain
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To: doc1019
As long as they are beating the crap out of each other who cares?

It's a win-win for us.

10 posted on 11/15/2013 5:51:49 PM PST by cloudmountain
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To: george76

Ah yes, it will be so peaceful when the whole world is Muslim........NOT!!


11 posted on 11/15/2013 5:53:13 PM PST by beethovenfan (If Islam is the solution, the "problem" must be freedom.)
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12 posted on 11/15/2013 5:56:02 PM PST by musicman (Until I see the REAL Long Form Vault BC, he's just "PRES__ENT" Obama = Without "ID")
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To: 3Fingas
When was the last time you heard of Protestants beating 7 Catholics to death while on their way to mass?

Why just last Sunday while driving to the Baptist Church, we dragged some Nuns behind our pickups...

Woohoo!!!

/ S

13 posted on 11/15/2013 6:01:12 PM PST by Popman
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To: george76

And the Sunni vs. Shi’ite war that started over 1,400+ years ago continues. It’s the Religion of Peace, folks. Nothing to see here, move on.


14 posted on 11/15/2013 6:03:29 PM PST by MasterGunner01
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To: Popman

I would not mess with those nuns. They can be very mean. I know. LOL.


15 posted on 11/15/2013 6:03:36 PM PST by 3Fingas (Sons and Daughters for Freedom and Rededicaton to the Principles of the U.S. Constitution...)
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To: george76

Mohammedans killing mohammedans, for a change. Trying really had to give a rip. Managed a squeaky fart...that’s it.


16 posted on 11/15/2013 6:04:17 PM PST by ExGeeEye (The enemy's gate is down...and to the left.)
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To: 3Fingas
When was the last time you heard of Protestants beating 7 Catholics to death while on their way to mass?

Umm ...Northern Ireland?

17 posted on 11/15/2013 6:11:41 PM PST by Dartman (CDN PM Stephen Harper may not be perfect, but we don't have to be ashamed or embarassed of him.)
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To: Dartman

Ok, you got me there.

When was the last time, that has happened here?


18 posted on 11/15/2013 6:14:48 PM PST by 3Fingas (Sons and Daughters for Freedom and Rededicaton to the Principles of the U.S. Constitution...)
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To: 43north

Yeah, I used to hate serving a mass on First Friday when the priest would do the same thing to a group of Lutherans we might happen upon.


19 posted on 11/15/2013 6:22:09 PM PST by skimbell
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To: george76

If they aren’t killing each other over whether they are following the correct offspring of muhammed, they are killing each other over which way to properly wrap the towels around their heads.

You can’t get them to the 7th century until you get them out of the 6th century.


20 posted on 11/15/2013 6:26:26 PM PST by SharpRightTurn
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