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The past few days have seen a reminder of many recurring problems in Pakistan’s history. The victimisation of Shias, horror in the battle against polio, a never ending energy crisis, and reminders of a poor economic reality. However, new governments have been sworn in, and  the to be Prime Minister, as well other newly elected politicians, have made optimistic claims on Pakistan’s future. In this post-election era, there appears to be fresh hope amidst the harsh daily realities for the citizens of Pakistan. - Photos and text by Agencies


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Midas
May 29, 2013 01:39pm
Title should be fresh hardship in daily hope...
disbelief
May 29, 2013 01:47pm
Photo at number 4 showing polio vaccination worker is totally devastating. What heartless cruelty!