There is something wrong in Pakistan with daughters. But with Friday prayers at the mosques this week, the tag line "my daughter is a blessing, not a curse," is the official message that Imams across Pakistan have been preaching.
Incest is the least likely form of abuse to be reported. That's because relatives are often reluctant to tarnish family reputation. An "official" reluctance to investigate incest allegations is also to blame. Both are part of the problem in Pakistan.
Tensions are boiling in Pakistan over the anti-Islam video that's sparked protests in many Muslim nations. In Pakistan, the government has responded to the protests there by declaring tomorrow a national holiday, called "Day for the Love of the Prophet."