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Peace Talks Rejected at Besieged Pakistan Mosque

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Peace Talks Rejected at Besieged Pakistan Mosque

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Peace Talks Rejected at Besieged Pakistan Mosque

Peace Talks Rejected at Besieged Pakistan Mosque

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Islamabad's Red Mosque remains under the control of Cleric Abdul Rashid Ghazi as negotiators approaching the besieged mosque came under fire late Friday. Since the mosque was seized by militants earlier this week, more than 1,000 students from the mosque's schools have fled, but hundreds still remain.

Scott Simon speaks with Griff Witte, Islamabad bureau chief for The Washington Post.

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