Pakistan mob lynch tourist accused of blasphemy

Updated June 21 2024 - 9:10pm, first published 9:04pm
Vehicles were torched by a mob in during an attack on a police station in Pakistan. (AP PHOTO)
Vehicles were torched by a mob in during an attack on a police station in Pakistan. (AP PHOTO)

A Muslim mob in northwestern Pakistan has broken into a police station, snatched a man who was held there and then lynched him over allegations that he had desecrated Islam's holy book, the Koran.

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