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December 9, 2019
Persecution of Pakistani Christians: the kidnapping and forced marriage of girls from Christian families in Pakistan is not new; it is a sadly...
December 7, 2019
Forced conversion in Pakistan becomes ever more common. Most of the victims and their families charge that Pakistani police frequently refuse to help...
December 4, 2019
Persecution of Christians in Pakistan: reports of forced conversion continue to increase. Most of the victims and their families charge that...
November 18, 2019
Persecution of Christians in Pakistan: Pakistan is home to over two million Christians, all of whom face the prospect of daily harassment and worse....
November 8, 2019
Persecution of Christians in Pakistan: here, the destruction of a Catholic church took place “under the eyes of the police.” Not just...
October 9, 2019
Forced conversion in Pakistan is an ongoing problem, and reports of it continue to increase. Most of the victims and their families charge that...
October 4, 2019
More on the persecution of Christians in Pakistan: “Many minorities give their children Islamic names so they will not be singled out as Christians...
September 13, 2019
Here is yet another account of officials aiding in the persecution of Christians, rather than protecting them as they should. There are about 500...
September 4, 2019
Asia Bibi was on death row for years in Pakistan for saying to a group of Muslim women: “I’m not going to convert. I believe in my religion and in...
August 22, 2019
“The incident was reported to local police, but Hayat and his family claim the police were unwilling to register a First Information Report...
August 18, 2019
Note from the article below that although “the priests have reported the incident to local police who have registered the case (FIR 355/19) and...
August 14, 2019
The kidnapping and forced conversion of girls from Christian and other religious minority communities in Pakistan is a sadly recurring phenomenon....
August 3, 2019
This is a sadly recurring phenomenon, and most of the victims claim that Pakistani police force frequently refuse to help the victims, and even side...
July 22, 2019
Asia Bibi was on death row for years in Pakistan for saying to a group of Muslim women: “I’m not going to convert. I believe in my religion and in...
July 19, 2019
“By turning it into a religious conflict, the Muslims involved hope the Christians would stop speaking out for their property rights.”...
July 15, 2019
Rashid Masih, a community leader in the neighborhood, said: “It is actually a matter of property dispute. The complainant is misusing the blasphemy...
July 8, 2019
“According to FIR #353/19, registered at the Bahawalnagar police station, Mushtaq and Asghar have been accused of receiving blasphemous...
March 28, 2019
It is a sadly recurring phenomenon, and not just in Pakistan: “To compound the matter, the majority of victims claim that Pakistan’s police...
February 28, 2019
Note the mob violence that ensued, resulting in damage to a church and Christian homes. Stories such as this one are all too common in Pakistan,...
February 27, 2019
“We have found that with many of the cases within UNHCR in Bangkok, there are denials because there is an unreasonable standard and burden of proof...