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Tue 14 Jul 2009 10:06 AM

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Violence erupts in Pakistani camps

Violence erupts in Pakistani camps
An angry mob carry an injured man they claim was beaten by police after asking for food rations at a camp in Pakistan. Some 3 million people are living in makeshift camps after fleeing their homes amid violence between military forces and Taliban. (Getty Images)
Violence erupts in Pakistani camps
Hundreds of people queued for food rations, but none were handed out leading to violence. (Getty Images)
Violence erupts in Pakistani camps
A mob of angry camp dwellers ransack a police office, after reports from bystanders that a man was beaten by officers for asking for food. (Getty Images)
Violence erupts in Pakistani camps
A Pakistani soldier stands guard after a the mob attacked a police office. (Getty Images)
Violence erupts in Pakistani camps
Families got caught up in the violence after the final two months worth of food rations were not given out. (Getty Images)
Violence erupts in Pakistani camps
The army could not keep back the mob, who carried the injured man to the camp director. The man was taken to a nearby hospital. (Getty Images)

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