Posts Tagged ‘ Pakistan ’

ISIS Commander In Pakistan Received Funds Through U.S. Sources

Feb 10th, 2015 | By
Islamic State monsters shooting their captives.

Yousaf al Salafi, the Pakistan commander of the Islamic State has confessed during interrogations that he has been receiving funding from sources inside the United States. The terrorist commander was arrested in December and admitted that he was getting money to run his group from American sources. Al Salafi has been recruiting terrorists to fight in Syria.


Charlie Hebdo Protestors Ransack Christian School in Pakistan, Demand Closure

Feb 3rd, 2015 | By
Infuriated Anti-Charlie Hebdo Protestors Break In A Christian School, Cause Damage To The Building

Protests across Pakistan against a French satire magazine’s cartoons of Islam’s prophet Muhammad led to hundreds of Muslims in a terrorist-infested northwestern province on Monday stormed a Christian school


Christian Girls, Women, Attacked In Pakistan

Jan 26th, 2015 | By
Pakistan Christians march in protest against religious persecution.

Rights activists say there has been “a dramatic increase” in the number of Christian girls and women facing “brutal assaults” in Pakistan, with local police often refusing to intervene.


Christian Persecution Worldwide Has Become A Metastasizing Cancer

Jan 24th, 2015 | By
Church destroyed in Aleppo, Syria by Sunni rebels associated with the Free Syrian Army

The “cancer of Christian persecution is metastasizing” in an “epidemic” that is “spreading at an unprecedented rate in modern times,” stated Open Doors USA president David Curry at a January 7 briefing in Washington, DC’s National Press Club. Approximately 100 million Christians are persecuted worldwide, making them one of the most persecuted religious groups in the world


Pakistan Christians Shocked As Militants Kill 145 Students, Teachers

Dec 17th, 2014 | By

Christians were among those grieving as officials confirmed that Taliban militants stormed an army-run school in the northwestern city of Peshawar killing at least 145 people, most of them children. “We grieve with our dear friends, mums and dads and brothers and sisters,” said Sardar Mushtaq Gill, national director of advocacy group Legal Evangelical Association Development (LEAD). “Its absolutely horrific,” he told BosNewsLife.


As Injustice Escalates, Senator In Pakistan Seeks Solution To ‘Blasphemy’ Violence

Dec 5th, 2014 | By
Christians protest Pakistan's blasphemy laws.

In the span of one month, a Christian blogger who hid for more than three years on a blasphemy charge was arrested; a Christian mother of five sentenced to death for allegedly speaking ill of Muhammad filed her appeal with the Supreme Court; and a mob tortured and killed a Christian couple accused of desecrating the Koran.


European Parliament Demands Withdrawal Pakistan Blasphemy Laws

Nov 29th, 2014 | By
Dutchman Peter van Dalen has urged Pakistan to withdraw Pakistan blasphemy legislation and to free Asia Bibi.

The European Parliament (EP) on Thursday, November 26, urged Pakistan to withdraw blasphemy laws after a Christian mother of five lost her appeal against the death penalty.


Christian Tortured To Death In Pakistan On False Charges

Nov 28th, 2014 | By
Pakistani Christians marching for an end to religious persecution.

Police here tortured a Christian to death on Saturday (Nov. 22) while the father of five was in custody on drug and alcohol charges fabricated without evidence, relatives said. Four policemen led by Assistant Sub-Inspector Muhammad Rauf raided the home of Allah Rakha Shahzad, 35, on Friday night (Nov. 21) alleging that he was involved in selling alcohol and drugs, said Rafaqat Gill, brother-in-law to the deceased. Police took Shahzad, known as Mithu, from his Green Town residence in Lahore.


Pakistan Police Kill ‘Blasphemy’Man; Mob Burns Christian Couple

Nov 8th, 2014 | By
Christian women in Pakistan often face abuse, rights activists claim.

A Pakistani policeman used an axe to kill a suspect arrested on blasphemy allegations, a day after a mob murdered a Christian man and his pregnant wife for the same alleged crime, BosNewsLife learned Friday, November 7. Pakistan received billions of dollars a year in aid from the United States


More Details Emerge On Pakistan Christian Coupled Burned To Death For ‘Blasphemy’

Nov 6th, 2014 | By
Pakistani Christians.

Angry Muslims burned to death a married Christian couple in an industrial kiln in Pakistan, Tuesday, November 4, for allegedly setting fire to several verses of the Koran, a human rights official told BosNewsLife. Shahbaz Maseeh, 26, and his wife Shama Bibi, 24, were attacked by colleagues at the brick factory where they worked in Punjab province, confirmed Mushtaq Gill, chief advocate at Christian rights group Evangelical Association Development (LEAD).