Fortitude amid Pakistan disaster

Rahimabad's imam refused to leave his home despite risk posed by rising flood waters.



    The floods that are ravaging Pakistan have forced millions of people to flee their homes and villages, but a small number stubbornly refused to leave their homes despite the risk posed by rising flood waters.

    Al Jazeera's Imran Khan reports from the village of Rahimabad in Sindh on one man who chose to stay behind to guard the local mosque, his spiritual fortress.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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