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February 25, 2013

#Blackout in Pakistan

Pakistan turns to Twitter as the lights go out nationwide.
Blackout in Pakistan
This picture taken on February 24, 2013 shows Pakistani youth crossing a street during a nationwide power blackout in Karachi. AFP PHOTO/Asif HASSAN

The majority of Pakistan sat in complete darkness on Sunday night due to an electrical malfunction at an Islamabad power plant. The country is no stranger to power outages - it's faced energy shortages for years.
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