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Sami Shah performs to a sold out audience  at Lazy Susan's Comedy Den, Perth, Western Australia. Sami Shah migrated from Pakistan to Australia one year ago with his wife and young daughter after receiving death threats for his work at a political journalist and satirist.  08/16/2013  Credit : Conor Ashleigh for the International Herald Tribune..

Sami Shah performs to a sold out audience at Lazy Susan's Comedy Den, Perth, Western Australia. Sami Shah migrated from Pakistan to Australia one year ago with his wife and young daughter after receiving death threats for his work at a political journalist and satirist. 08/16/2013 Credit : Conor Ashleigh for the International Herald Tribune..