Oscar Pistorius Breaks Silence With Tweets on Love and Pain

The South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius who is standing trial for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, expressed his state of mind on social networking site Twitter.

updated: July 14, 2014 18:41 IST
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Oscar Pistorius in a court in Pretoria.

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Pretoria: South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, on trial for killing his model girlfriend last year, has broken a long social networking silence with a series of tweets on love and pain.

The first tweet on Sunday, his first since February, quoted Psalm 34:18: "The Lord is close to the brokenhearted."

Pistorius, 27, who has a religious backround, is standing trial for killing Reeva Steenkamp in the early hours of Valentine's Day in 2013.

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