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Pakistan

Country in South Asia

Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country in South Asia. It is the world's fifth-most populous country with a population exceeding 212.2 million. It has the world's second-largest Muslim population. It is the 33rd-largest country by area, spanning 881,913 square kilometres. Pakistan has a 1,046-kilometre (650-mile) coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south and is bordered by India to the east, Afghanistan to the west, Iran to the southwest, and China to the northeast. It is separated narrowly from Tajikistan by Afghanistan's Wakhan Corridor in the northwest, and also shares a maritime border with Oman.

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A police chief's comments spark an unprecedented backlash after a woman was raped in front of her children.
Credit: BBC News - Published 12 hours ago

Australia batsman Usman Khawaja says his Pakistani background meant he was stereotyped as being "lazy".
Credit: BBC News - Published 3 days ago

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