Sikhs find peace in northwest Pakistan

Community well integrated in a conservative Muslim region, where religious minorities often come under attack.

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    In Pakistan, the Taliban and al-Qaeda sympathisers often attack religious minorities.

    However, the Sikh community has succeeded in integrating into the society even in the most conservative part of the country. In Peshawar, Sikhs are living in peace with their Muslim neighbours.

    Al Jazeera's Kamal Hyder reports from Peshawar, Pakistan.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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