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Pakistani TV news hands over ‘gay couple’ to police, calls for stoning

Pakistani TV report shows journalist entering a home, insulting the two residents and apparently handing them to police while calling for tougher laws and stoning of LGBTIs.

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19th December 2013 02:10

Alessia Valenza

A Pakistani TV news reporter has invaded the home of a couple she claims are in a ‘gay’ relationship, leading to their arrests. The show also flashed up offensive captions, saying LGBTI people are ‘worthy of stoning’ and ‘cause AIDS’. The story on nation TV news station Abb Takk was headlined as ‘Male and she-male living as husband and wife’.

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