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The Targeting of "Minority" Others In Pakistan Ahmadis attacks

The Targeting of Minority 'Others' in Pakistan A 2012 Human Rights Watch report further concluded that: Since the May 2010 attacks, there has been an intensification of the hate campaign against Ahmadis ... In June 2011, a pamphlet named some 50 prominent Ahmadis in the city of Faisalabad in Punjab province and declared them “liable to be killed” under Islamic law, along with all members of the community. No action has been taken by the government against those who disseminated the pamphlet. In September 2011, one of those named in the pamphlet, Naseem Butt, was shot dead. At least another five Ahmadis were killed during 2011, apparently because of the...

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Police stood back and watched while Shahzad and Shama were killed. A failed Government cover up dispels the myth that they desire reform.

Image of the brick kiln where Shahzad and Shama were roasted alive. Read about Kasur protest and follow up in London 22nd November 2014 (Click here) Sign our global petition (click here) More details are emerging about the beating and incineration of a young Christian couple in eastern Punjab last week (4th November 2014), including information from their distraught 6 year old son.  The information from relatives of the victims may also explain some of the contradictory accounts.  The victims, Shahzad and Shama, were a young couple in their mid -twenties, originally from a Christian village, Clarkabad where, for various reasons, unemployment has bee...

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Flood relief brings hope to beleaguered community

(Update Sorry due to a technicality some images are missing we are in the process of retrieving these images) By – Shamim Masih I report back to you on the BPCA aid distribution for the flood affected Pakistani Christians near the Korang Nala (river). During a previous visit  we had provided food and medicines to fifteen Christian families from the most affected areas. However, there were many more families in need of our support so we called for further funds.  With thanks to God we received better donations then our first appeal and more substantial work was made possible.  Many people lost their employment through simply n...

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Christian couple burnt alive in brick kiln after alleged blasphemy

Shahzad Masih (26yrs) Shama Bibi (24years) RIP - the latest victims of Pakistan's intolerant society. Click here for the update LAHORE:  By Mushtaq Gill Hear  Wilson Chowdhry's Premier Christian news interview (click here) Protest outside 10 Downing Street next Saturday 22nd November 2014 from 11:00 - 13:00. (click here) Sign our petition (click here) Today (4th November) at 7:00am, a Christian couple Shahzad Masih and Shama Bibi who was 4 months pregnant, were burned alive in an extra-judicial killing for an blasphemy.  The incident occurred  at the brick Kiln of Yousaf Gujjar a Muslim landowner in Kasur (near Lahore). &n...

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British Pakistani Christian Association protest for Asia Bibi

Video of London protest 18.10.14:  The last five minutes of this video has a powerful re-enactment of Asia Bibi's tragic incident, by Latasha Sinclair a British Champion in Lyrical, Modern and Acro Dancing.  We hope to use this as part of an empathy campaign.  Please share widely and make this video viral!  For correct petition for Asia Bibi  (click here)  Web TV wrote incorrect details on video.

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2000 people gathered in Paris calling for freedom for Asia Bibi!

Christianophobie Hebdo held a 2000 strong protest in Paris, France for victim Asia Bibi: A story in french can be viewed (click here)  and (click here) They interviewed Our Chairman Wilson Chowdhry for the forth coming weekly edition of Christianophobie Hebdo: 1. In your capacity as Chairman of the British Pakistani Christian Association how do you react upon the decision of the High Court of Lahore upholding the death sentence for Asia Bibi ? With frustration and sadness, but no especial surprise.  It is normal for Christian blasphemy victims to be convicted at a lower level when huge pressure from Islamic clerics and extremists are brought to bea...

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By the Numbers: Pakistan’s Perilous Religious Laws

HTTP://SOUTHASIA.FOREIGNPOLICY.COM/POSTS/2014/10/30/BY_THE_NUMBERS_PAKISTAN_S_PERILOUS_RELIGIOUS_LAWSBY KNOX THAMES Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi's death sentence for blasphemous activity has shone a spotlight on the perilous situation for religious communities in Pakistan. The country's laws repress religious freedoms for all and are vigorously enforced, especially against religious minorities. In addition, an alarming level of violence against the religious "other" is plaguing Pakistan. Extremists victimize not just non-Muslims but Muslims who dissent from the extremists' radical interpretations of Islam. Impunity increasingly reigns, as militants a...

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Hundreds of Pakistani Christians flock to Protest and Asia Bibi re-enactment outside UK Pakistan Embassy.

Hundreds of protesters met outside the UK Pakistan High Commission on  Saturday 26th of October 2014, calling for freedom for Asia Bibi. This was the second of two London protests, the first was held at 10 Downing Street on Saturday 18th October after the now famous Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi - a mother of five children - was refused her appeal for freedom at Lahore High Court.    Asia Bibi who has now been incarcerated for over five years will now have to appeal to the Supreme Court within thirty days of this latest refusal, her final access to freedom through the legal system, of Pakistan. The protest was organised by the British...

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The Targeting of Minority Others In Pakistan Asia Bibi

An excerpt from the book The Targeting of Minority 'Others' in Pakistan The country’s Christian population faces increasing threats to their lives from the Pakistani Taliban, as well as other Muslim extremists, who demand that they convert to Islam. At village level, Christians are also vulnerable to arbitrary arrest and detention, as they have limited access to justice ... In one high-profile case, [Christian] Asia Bibi became the first woman to be sentenced to death for blasphemy. Several people accused of blasphemy” have “died in custody, or were murdered by unknown individuals when they were granted bail or acquitted ... Christian and Ahmadi co...

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10 Downing Street protest held only days after Asia Bibi's appeal hearing was rejected!

Around 20 protestors took to the streets of London to clamour for justice on Saturday 18th October 2014. The wonderful Cherrie from Ooberfuse led the worship sogns nearer the end of the protest. Ooberfuse also performed a live version of their "Free Asia Bibi" song with MC Wizard aka Wilson Chowdhry - Chairman for the BPCA. Despite the sadness of Asia Bibi's recent rejection worshippers sang "How great is our God," fully believing God has a plan for Asia's life.  The small volunteer joined us despite the weather and little Dominic showed that age is no barrier to standing for justice. Volunteers shared news of Asia's plight with visitors to the busy cit...

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