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Pakistan protests: Islamabad schools closed after term start

Weeks after the start of term in Pakistan, many state schools in the capital, Islamabad, are still closed, leaving thousands of pupils with nowhere to study.

Many of the schools have been taken over by police drafted in to deal with the ongoing political protests.

BBC Pakistan correspondent Shaimaa Khalil went to one school that has been affected.

  • 23 Sep 2014
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