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**FILE** Members of the lashkar, or local peace force, stand guard at the site of a suicide attack in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Jan. 30, 2012. A suicide bomber killed a leader of a militant group that has been fighting a rival outfit in northwest Pakistan close to the Afghan border, said police official Imtiaz Khan. (Associated Press)
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**FILE** Members of the lashkar, or local peace force, stand guard at the site of a suicide attack in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Jan. 30, 2012. A suicide bomber killed a leader of a militant group that has been fighting a rival outfit in northwest Pakistan close to the Afghan border, said police official Imtiaz Khan. (Associated Press)

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