Extremism in Northwestern Pakistan Threatens Ancient Art of Stone Carving

December 15, 2016 12:43 AM
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Pakistan's northwestern territory has been home to the Gandhara civilization since ancient times. It is known for its art of stone carving. But over the past decade, the ancient art of stone carving has come under threat -- as a result of escalating violence, extremists and instability in the region. Ayesha Gilani has more in this report.