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Pakistan's other battle: Poverty

One of the problems facing the Pakistani authorities in their fight against the Taleban is the level of poverty in the country.

While a small group live wealthy lives, roughly 75% of people live on less than $2 a day - many of them feel let down by the politicians, creating sympathy for the ideas of the militants.

Matt Frei reports from Islamabad.


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