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Obama condemns Pakistan shooting as reward offered

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US President Barack Obama decried the "disgusting" shooting of a teenaged Pakistani activist by the Taliban as local authorities announced a reward of more than $100,000 for the gunmen. 

A Pakistani supporter of the Muttahida Quami Movement holds up a photograph of gunshot victim Malala Yousafzai as she prays for her recovery in Karachi on October 10, 2012.

UN chief Ban Ki-moon also expressed horror at the attack on Malala Yousafzai, 14, who is in intensive care after she was shot in the head on a school bus on Tuesday, an assassination attempt that has appalled Pakistan.

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