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in response to reader comment: An objection of an acamician of the University of Chanakale 18 March in Western Turkey, to Mr. Pipes opinions

Submitted by General Mirza Iskandar Khan (United States), Nov 16, 2009 at 19:53

Kardeshim....

I am from Pakistan. As Turkey is a friend of Pakistan, i want you to know something. Pakistan is not "Islamist state" so i dont know why you put us in same category as Iran and Suddi Arabistan.

We are 165 million people, mostly secular Hanefi Sunnis and Jaffari Shiias, along with Christians (3%)

We are Muslim majority, thanks to Allah. But we are also progressive people. Dont fall victim to media tactics

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