Pakistan

Photo of the Day: Refugee Taking Care of Her Mother 
 Photographer Note: Rarely in modern history have so many been so desperate to flee, reshaping Europe and the world. Their journey began in war, poverty and oppression. They are fleeing, by the hundreds of thousands, from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan, Somalia, Iran and Pakistan, a ceaseless flow of humanity driven by wars, insecurity, lack of opportunity and fear for the newly formed Islamic State. Their desperation is only matched by their fortitude and sense of hope.   Photo by Dimitra Stasinopoulou (Glyfada, Athens, Greece); Athens, Greece 
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A Taliban suicide bomber detonated a vehicle packed with explosives Monday outside the home of a senior police officer tasked with cracking down on militants in Pakistan's largest city.

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