Tag : blasphemy laws in Pakistan
title : Pakistan Bows to Islamists on ‘Blasphemy’ Suspects, Jeopardizing Last Chance for Christian Mother Asia Bibi
summary : The Pakistan government's surrender to demands of an Islamic extremist group jeopardizes the last chances for Christian mother Aasiya Noreen (Asia Bibi) to overturn her death sentence for "blasphemy," sources said.
date : Dec 04, 2017 01:00 PM EST
title : Muslim Hospital Superintendent Forces Christian Staff to Recite Koran, Punishes Those Who Refuse
summary : The Muslim superintendent of a hospital in Pakistan has been accused of forcing his Christian staff to memorize Quranic verses -- and carrying out harsh punishments on those who refuse to comply.
date : May 15, 2017 11:36 AM EDT