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Unrest at mass funeral in south-west Pakistan

Scuffles broke out Wednesday as Pakistani Shiite Muslims buried the 89 victims of a second major bomb attack in five weeks

Unrest at mass funeral in south-west Pakistan
Pakistani Shiite Muslim women (L) attempt to stop the burial of bomb blast victims during a mass funeral in Quetta on February 20, 2013. Scuffles broke out Wednesday as Pakistani Shiite Muslims buried the 89 victims of a second major bomb attack in five weeks, which has highlighted the government's inability to stem sectarian violence. (AFP/Getty Images)
Unrest at mass funeral in south-west Pakistan
Pakistani Shiite Muslims gather around the coffins of relatives during a mass burial ceremony in Quetta on February 20, 2013. Mass burials for 89 victims of a bomb attack targeting Pakistani Shiite Muslims began after three days of nationwide protests at the government's failure to tackle sectarian violence. (AFP/Getty Images)
Unrest at mass funeral in south-west Pakistan
Pakistani Shiite Muslims carry the coffins of relatives during a mass burial ceremony in Quetta on February 20, 2013. Mass burials for 89 victims of a bomb attack targeting Pakistani Shiite Muslims began after three days of nationwide protests at the government's failure to tackle sectarian violence. (AFP/Getty Images)
Unrest at mass funeral in south-west Pakistan
A Pakistani paramilitary soldier stands guard during a mass burial ceremony in Quetta on February 20, 2013. Mass burials for 89 victims of a bomb attack targeting Pakistani Shiite Muslims began after three days of nationwide protests at the government's failure to tackle sectarian violence. (AFP/Getty Images)
Unrest at mass funeral in south-west Pakistan
Pakistani Shiite Muslims gather during a mass burial ceremony in Quetta on February 20, 2013. Mass burials for 89 victims of a bomb attack targeting Pakistani Shiite Muslims began after three days of nationwide protests at the government's failure to tackle sectarian violence. (AFP/Getty Images)
Unrest at mass funeral in south-west Pakistan
Pakistani Shiite Muslims carry the coffins of relatives during a mass burial ceremony in Quetta on February 20, 2013. Mass burials for 89 victims of a bomb attack targeting Pakistani Shiite Muslims began after three days of nationwide protests at the government's failure to tackle sectarian violence. (AFP/Getty Images)
Unrest at mass funeral in south-west Pakistan
Pakistani Shiite Muslims bury the coffin of relatives during a mass burial ceremony in Quetta on February 20, 2013. Mass burials for 89 victims of a bomb attack targeting Pakistani Shiite Muslims began after three days of nationwide protests at the government's failure to tackle sectarian violence. (AFP/Getty Images)
Unrest at mass funeral in south-west Pakistan
Pakistani Shiite Muslims carry the coffins of relatives during a mass burial ceremony in Quetta on February 20, 2013. Mass burials for 89 victims of a bomb attack targeting Pakistani Shiite Muslims began after three days of nationwide protests at the government's failure to tackle sectarian violence. (AFP/Getty Images)