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State funeral held for 'Pakistan's Mother Theresa'

Women look down next to large portrait of Ruth Pfau, a German physician and nun, at the Marie Adelaide Leprosy Center where army troops prepare to transport Pfau's body for a funeral in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. Mourners have attended a state funeral of Ruth Pfau, a German physician and nun who earned international acclaim by devoting her life to the eradication of leprosy in Pakistan. Known as "Pakistan's Mother Teresa," she died on Aug. 10 at age 87 in Karachi. (AP Photo/Fare

 

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