Sadiq Khan: Pakistan has taken a 'massive step'

Shadow justice secretary Sadiq Khan has praised Pakistan for taking a "massive step forward" despite the violence at today's historic election.

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Very sad to hear reports of violence but today Pakistani's took massive step forward. Terrorism failed. #PakVotes

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Impressed by Pakistani media coverage. Feel pain of pundits, politicians & experts trying to fill air time while awaiting results #PakVotes

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Sharif seeks Pakistan majority

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