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Nov 23, 2012 | 15:28 GMT

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Pakistan: Government Suspends Phone Coverage To Hinder Attacks

The Pakistani government plans to suspend phone coverage the weekend of Nov. 25 after a series of bomb attacks against Shiites were triggered with cellphones, Reuters reported Nov. 23. There are reportedly indications of further attacks planned for the weekend. Pakistani militants' use of cellphones to carry out attacks will be difficult for authorities to fully prevent due to the widespread use of pre-paid mobile phones in the country.

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