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Mom and boyfriend killed over affair

Pakistani police on Thursday arrested the father, husband, and brother of a woman who was tortured and hanged alongside her alleged boyfriend in a family courtyard, a local police official said.

A Pakistani girl has been killed by her brother for insisting on marrying a man of her choice, police said Tuesday, marking the country’s latest gruesome “honor killing” following a string of incidents that have sparked national outrage.

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