Bhutto assassinated

December 28th, 2007 at 8:58 am by David Farrar

Woke up to the news that former Pakistani PM Benazir Bhutto was shot dead last night. Her killer then blew himself up.

A real tragedy both for her family, and for Pakistan.

Poneke has a look at how and why India has turned out so much better than Pakistan, since their separation. The bottom line is one is a secular state.

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The photo above shows the awful reality of the aftermath of the homicide bomber.  The photo is by John Moore of Getty Images – hat tip : Andrew Sullivan.

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