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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

US State Department says it is carefully monitoring protests in Pakistan, urges sides to refrain from violence, act with restraint, hold peaceful dialog - @StateDept

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Spokesman for Pakistan's government denies rumor that army chief advised Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down - @dawn_com

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Photo: Pakistani protesters who stormed state TV station before being evicted by the army - @AFP, @GettyImages

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Supreme Court of Pakistan offers to act as a mediator between the government and protesters - @dawn_com

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is meeting with army chief Raheel Sharif - @geonews_english

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Pakistani paramilitary forces escort protesters out of the Islamabad headquarters of state television channel PTV - @Reuters

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Photo: Pakistani opposition protesters run towards police during clashes near the prime minister's residence in Islamabad - @AFP

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Transmission of PTV News and PTV World television channels has been shut down as protesters storm building - @WorldPTV

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Protesters break into state-owned PTV television building in Islamabad, Pakistan; PTV channel now off air - @Reuters

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

At least 1 dead, hundreds injured as police clash with Pakistan protesters - @FoxNews, @AP

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Photo: Opposition protesters outside Pakistan PM's house shortly before clashing with police - @FRANCE24

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Road near home of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif cleared after police use tear gas on protesters - @Reuters, @MansoorGeoNews

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Pakistan crisis: Army Chief to meet Imran Khan, cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri in Islamabad tonight - @ndtv

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Pakistan protest leaders Qadri, Khan say agree to hold talks with army to find way out of crisis in 24 hours - @ReutersIndia

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Pakistani police register murder case in conjunction with June clashes in Lahore, a key demand of protest leader Qadri - @Reuters

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Pakistan opposition leader Imran Khan says he will not leave protest site in Islamabad, wants 'real democracy' - @Reuters

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif cancels visit to Turkey as standoff with anti-government protesters in Islamabad continues - @MurtazaGeoNews

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War in Afghanistan

At least 5 Afghan civilians injured in Kunar province by a Pakistani military missile attack, local officials say - @TOLOnews

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India

2 dead after Pakistan troops attack Border Security Force post near international border in Jammu district, local police say

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Pakistan opposition protests, August 2014

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif says he will not be blackmailed by thousands of protesters sitting outside Parliament in Islamabad; says audit of 2013 polls not possible as per law - @khalidkhan787

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