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An explosion ripped through a minibus traveling near Hungu, Pakistan, in the country's militant-infested northwest, on Monday, Jan. 17, 2011. The bomb killed all 17 people on board and two others in a nearby vehicle, police said. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

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Pakistani demonstrators shout slogans against recent statements by Pope Benedict XVI about Pakistan's blasphemy laws, next to burning tires during a rally in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Jan. 14, 2011. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

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In this Dec. 28, 2010 photo, Shamsah, 18-month-old, a Pakistani girl whose right leg is paralyzed from polio is held by her mother at a hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan. Pakistan has the highest incidence of polio in the world and is the only country to record an increase in cases in 2010 _ 136 (139), up from 89 in 2009, according to recent World Health Organization figures. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

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Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., left, at a joint press conference with Pakistani Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani at the prime minister's residence in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

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A billboard showing Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani is seen in Islamabad, Pakistan, Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. The second-largest member of Pakistan's ruling coalition reversed its decision to join the opposition Friday, Jan. 7, after the government backed down on unpopular economic measures. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

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Backdropped by a billboard showing Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, right, and his son Abdul Qadir, vendors gather around a fire to warm themselves, in Multan, Pakistan, Thursday, Jan. 6, 2010. Pakistan's prime minister says his government will reverse unpopular fuel price hikes that helped spark the break-up of the governing coalition. (AP Photo/Khalid Tanveer)

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Mumtaz Qadri, foregroung, the suspected killer of Punjab's governor Salman Taseer, leaves a court in Islamabad, Pakistan on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011, mobbed by supporters. (AP Photo/Mohammad Riazur Rehman)

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Pakistani women light candles and pray at the site of a shooting that killed Salman Taseer, governor of Pakistan's Punjab province, in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. Mr. Taseer was killed on Tuesday by his bodyguard commando, who reportedly was enraged by Mr. Taseer's opposition to laws decreeing death for insulting Islam. (AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)

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A Pakistani mourner grieves on an ambulance carrying the coffin of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer during his funeral procession in Lahore, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. Thousands of Pakistani police were on high alert in Lahore on ahead of the funeral for the outspoken provincial governor, allegedly shot dead by a bodyguard reportedly enraged by his opposition to laws decreeing death for insulting Islam. Mr. Taseer, a high-profile, 66-year-old businessman and media tycoon, was a stalwart of the ruling Pakistan People's Party, and his assassination sent nuclear-armed Pakistan reeling at a time of great political turmoil. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

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A Pakistani helicopter carrying the coffin of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer departs for his burial in Lahore, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

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Pakistanis wave at a helicopter carrying the coffin of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer as it departs for burial in Lahore, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

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Pakistani rescue workers and mourners bury the coffin of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer in a cemetry in Lahore, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. (AP Photo/Ahmad Sheraz)

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Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, center, and Interior Minister Rehman Malik, right, arrive to attend the funeral of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer in Lahore, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. Thousands of Pakistani police were on high alert in Lahore ahead of the funeral for the outspoken provincial governor shot dead allegedly by a bodyguard reportedly enraged by his opposition to laws decreeing death for insulting Islam. Mr. Taseer, a high-profile, 66-year-old businessman and media tycoon, was a stalwart of the ruling Pakistan People's Party, and his assassination Tuesday sent nuclear-armed Pakistan reeling at a time of great political turmoil. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

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Pakistani lawyers chant slogans in favor of Mumtaz Qadri, alleged killer of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer, during his appearance in a court in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. Mr. Taseer was killed on Tuesday allegedly by his bodyguard commando, who reportedly was enraged by Mr. Taseer's opposition to laws decreeing death for insulting Islam. (AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)

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A Pakistani greets Mumtaz Qadri, third from right, the alleged killer of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer, as he arrives at a court in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. Lawyers showered rose petals over the suspected killer of the prominent Pakistani governor when he arrived at court Wednesday, and an influential group of Muslim scholars praised the assassination of Mr. Taseer, an outspoken opponent of laws that order death for those who insult Islam. (AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)

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A Pakistani mourner reacts during the funeral procession of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer in Lahore, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. Thousands of Pakistani police were on high alert in Lahore ahead of the funeral for the outspoken provincial governor, who was shot dead allegedly by a bodyguard reportedly enraged by Mr. Taseer's opposition to laws decreeing death for insulting Islam. Mr. Taseer, a high-profile, 66-year-old businessman and media tycoon, was a stalwart of the ruling Pakistan People's Party, and his assassination Tuesday sent nuclear-armed Pakistan reeling at a time of great political turmoil. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

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Pakistanis carry the body of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer, who was shot dead allegedly by one of his guards, to an ambulance at a hospital in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. The killing was the highest-profile assassination of a political figure in Pakistan since the slaying of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto in December 2007. (AP Photo/B.K.Bangash)

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A Pakistani mourner grieves during the funeral procession of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer in Lahore, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. Thousands of Pakistani police were on high alert in Lahore ahead of the funeral for the outspoken provincial governor, who was shot dead allegedly by a bodyguard reportedly enraged by Mr. Taseer's opposition to laws decreeing death for insulting Islam. Mr. Taseer, a high-profile, 66-year-old businessman and media tycoon, was a stalwart of the ruling Pakistan People's Party, and his assassination Tuesday sent nuclear-armed Pakistan reeling at a time of great political turmoil. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

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Pakistani police officers collect evidence at the scene where Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer was shot dead allegedly by one of his guards in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

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Mumtaz Qadri, right, the bodyguard who allegedly killed Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer, sits in police custody in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. An intelligence official interrogating the suspect told the Associated Press that the bearded elite force police commando was boasting about the assassination, saying he was proud to have killed a blasphemer. The killing was the highest-profile assassination of a political figure in Pakistan since the slaying of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto in December 2007. (AP Photo/Irfan Ali)