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Mumtaz Qadri (center), a commando in Pakistan's Elite Force who is being held in the killing of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer, sits in a police van in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Tariq Waseem)

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Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri (center at rear), charged with assassinating the governor of Pakistan's Punjab province, sits in a police van in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Tuesday. Mr. Qadri boasted of the assassination, saying he was proud to have killed "a blasphemer." (Associated Press)

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Pakistani familes bury their children during the partial solar eclipse in Hyderabad, Pakistan, on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. Superstitious people hope that burying ailing person during solar eclipse will cure them. (AP Photo/Pervez Masih)

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Commando of Pakistan's Elite force, Mumtaz Qadri, right, who purportedly killed Punjab's governor Salman Taseer, sits in a police custody in Islamabad, Pakistan on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Irfan Ali)

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** FILE ** In this Nov. 20, 2010, file photo, Salman Taseer, governor of Pakistani Punjab Province, talks to reporters after meeting with Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi, not in photo, at a prison in Sheikhupura near Lahore, Pakistan. Taseer was shot dead Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011, by one of his guards in the Pakistani capital, apparently because he had spoken out against the country's controversial blasphemy laws, officials said. (AP Photo/File)

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Former Pakistani Prime Minister Chaudary Shujjat Hussain, center, talks to media after meeting with Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, left, as former Chief Minister of Punjab's province Pervez Ellani, right, looks on, in Lahore, Pakistan, Monday, Jan. 3, 2011. Mr. Gilani tried to keep his government from collapsing after a key party said it was quitting the ruling coalition, leaving the government short of majority support in parliament. (AP Photo)

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Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani pauses during a meeting with the Pakistani National Disaster Management Authority, in Islamabad on Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010. Pakistan's U.S.-allied ruling party scrambled Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, to keep its fragile coalition government in power after a party quit the coalition. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

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An Afghan soldier chops wood at Badel Combat Outpost in Kunar province in eastern Afghanistan, near the border with Pakistan, on Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)

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Pakistani paramilitary soldiers stand guard at a checkpoint in Sadukheil village near Landi Kotel, in Pakistan's Khyber Tribal region along Afghan border on Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010. Three American missile attacks killed 54 alleged militants on Friday in the Khyber tribal region close to the Afghan border, an unusually high number of victims that included commanders of a Taliban-allied group that were holding a meeting, Pakistani officials said. (AP Photo/Amir Zada)

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Victims of a suicide bombing are treated at a hospital in Khar, the main town of Pakistan's Bajur tribal region along Afghan border, on Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010. A female suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vest, killing scores of people at an aid distribution center, officials said. (AP Photo/Anwarullah Khan)

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Victims injured in a suicide bombing are treated at Lady Reading Hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010. A woman detonated an explosives-laden vest in a crowded aid distribution center in northwest Pakistan, killing at least 45 people and wounding dozens waiting for food stamps, officials said. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

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Protesters hold signs at a rally against U.S. drone attacks on Pakistani tribal areas in Islamabad, Pakistan on Dec. 10, 2010. Three American missile attacks killed 54 suspected militants Friday Dec. 17, 2010 close to the Afghan border, an unusually high number of victims that included commanders of a Taliban-allied group that were holding a meeting, Pakistani officials said. (AP Photo/B.K.Bangash, File)

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Associated Press President Obama discusses the Afghanistan-Pakistan annual review Thursday as (from left) Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Marine Gen. James Cartwright look on.

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** FILE ** President Obama (center), accompanied by (from left) Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Marine Gen. James Cartwright, speaks about the Afghanistan-Pakistan annual review on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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A Shiite child beats himself with bladed chains while participating in a procession in Peshawar, Pakistan. The first month of the Islamic calendar is dedicated to mourning Imam Hussein.

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An injured victim is treated at a local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, after an assailant threw an explosive device at Shi'ite Muslims in a Muharram procession in the city, wounding several people. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

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Shi'ite Muslims touch a horse, a symbol of Imam Hussein's horse that carried him through a battlefield, to pay tribute during a Muharram procession in Lahore, Pakistan, on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010. Muharram is observed around the world for ten days as mourning in remembrance of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

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Shi'ite Muslims take part in a Muharram procession in Lahore, Pakistan, on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010. Muharram is observed around the world for ten days as mourning in remembrance of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

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A woman kisses her injured son at a local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, after an assailant threw an explosive device at Shi'ite Muslims in a Muharram procession in the city, wounding several people. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

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A woman weeps while visiting an injured family member at a local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, after an assailant threw an explosive device at Shi'ite Muslims in a Muharram procession in in the city, wounding several people. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)