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Controlling violence in Pakistan

The eight-hour siege of a police academy in Lahore, Pakistan has many people -- including government officials -- talking about Pakistan's apparent inability to control the violence within its borders. The World's Laura Lynch reports.

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Pakistan seals borders against Taliban

Pakistan is sealing parts of its border with Afghanistan, trying to prevent Taliban militants from escaping a major US military operation. Anchor Lisa Mullins gets the latest from the BBC's Mike Wooldridge in the Pakistani capital, Islamabad.

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Pakistan suicide attack

A suicide bomber has attacked the UN World Food Program offices in the Pakistani capital Islamabad, killing five people. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with WFP spokesman Amjad Jamal, who was friends with those who lost their lives.

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Clinton's Pakistan mission

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has been meeting tribal leaders in north-west Pakistan on the last day of a testing visit to the country. In today's show Matthew Bell takes a look at Clinton's mission in Pakistan.

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What to do about Pakistan

The pressure is on Pakistan to rein in militants on its own soil. This week's WikiLeaks release of the secret US military documents has only intensified that. The World's Alex Gallafent examines the United States's strategic options.

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Bombing in Pakistan

A suicide car bomber has killed 19 people in an attack on a police station in north-west Pakistan. Anchor Marco Werman gets details from the BBC's Roland Buerk in the Pakistani capital, Islamabad.