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In an echo of Asia Bibi’s case, a 22-year-old farm worker has been murdered after washing with water from a Muslim’s well.
Pakistani Christian Saleem Masih died on 28 February, three days after he was tortured by other farm labourers …
Two Pakistani Christians who were building a church have been shot by locals who don’t want the church in their village.
Religious freedom charity CLAAS-UK report that Muslims in the village of Sahiwal in Punjab attacked the Christian community when …
Last updated on December 6th, 2019 at 04:21 pm
The woman imprisoned for a decade in Pakistan on false blasphemy charges, Asia Bibi, has spoken in support of other Christians imprisoned in the Islamic nation.
From her new home in …
Last updated on December 6th, 2019 at 04:24 pm
Police in Lahore, Pakistan, have killed a young Christian father.
On 28 August police officers unlawfully arrested 28-year-old Amir Masih, falsely accusing him of theft, and tortured him for four days. …
Last updated on May 28th, 2019 at 06:17 pm
Campaigner Luke de Pulford has accused the Foreign Office of having a “blind spot” over suffering Christians, which could be seen in its treatment of Asia Bibi.
Last updated on April 3rd, 2019 at 11:41 am
Frustration over Asia Bibi’s detention in Pakistan was continuing as we went to press. Although acquitted of blasphemy charges after a decade in jail, including eight years on death row, she is still locked up.
Shock is still reverberating around the world after the discovery earlier this year of the remains of hundreds of newborn girls in Pakistan’s rubbish dumps.
Between January 2017 and April 2018, 345 babies were found dead in Karachi – 99 per …