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Concerns raised over Pakistan’s crackdown on INGOs

Pakistan’s government has come under increasing pressure from a number of countries after asking 18 international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) to close down and leave the country. Concerns have been raised that action was taken against the charities without clarity and arbitrarily, while some say the decision was driven by the military and intelligence agencies. With […]