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FEATURE: Frenchman defies risks on butterfly hunt in Pakistan

‘VERY STRANGE, VERY STRONG’:Maroilles, net and rotten fruit in tow, Frenchman Jerome Pages braves militants to discover new species in his summers off

AFP, AYUBIA, Pakistan

An army operation flushed them out in 2009, but insecurity in Swat persists, preventing Pages returning. In October last year, Taliban gunmen shot schoolgirl activist Malala Yousafzai in the main town of Swat.

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