Pakistani police stand guard outside the Kot Lakhpat jail during today's court hearing. Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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NPR's Julie McCarthy

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Last week in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, suicide bombers rushed into a bank building. Forty people died in the explosion and from point-blank shots fired by the attackers. /AP hide caption

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NPR's Quil Lawrence in Afghanistan

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The old (pre-Gadhafi era) Libyan national flag flew outside the courthouse in the eastern city of Benghazi on Thursday (Feb. 24, 2011). Gianluigi Guercia /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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