Pakistan

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
People light candles in memory of victims of the Taliban attack on the Army Public School, during a rally in Peshawar, December 17, 2014. (Photo: Reuters/Khuram Parvez)
As people across Pakistan and the world mourn the at least 148 people—most of them children— killed by Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) fighters in the city of Peshawar on Tuesday, critics warn that retaliatory measures by the Pakistani government could lead to further human rights violations. On Wednesday, Pakistan commenced three days of...
Jon Queally, staff writer
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.... As many as 126 people...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Four health workers who were part of a polio vaccination team were killed in...