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Islamic extremism takes firm root in Britain.

In the last week or two we have had several official moments of silence for victims of Islamic extremism, first for the victims in Tunisia, then the 10th anniversary of the 7-7 attacks.  However, for most of us, the memory is fading, the news headlines taken over by various other issues.  But of course, extremism hasn’t gone away. View ITV London footage of BPCA Lee Rigby concert (click here) There are many victims of such extremism, including fellow Muslims, but Christians tend to bear a great deal of the hatred and violence because they are a rival major missionary religion, and because they are seen to be adherents of a Western reli...

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Ilyas masih father of Sherish and Farzana determined to get justice!

Sarwar Masih a witness, Mushtaq Gill and the father of Sherish and Farzana, Ilyas Masih, determined for justice after submission of power of attorney at Jaranwala Trial Court. For more details on the two sisters please click here Today Mushtaq Gill submitted the power of attorney for Ilyas Masih, the father of Sherish and Farzana, two sisters brutally raped in a 12 hour ordeal early this year.  Mushtaq and his team were appointed by the BPCA and we are supporting the family through this difficult period. The two sisters are now living in a safe house away from the daily taunts and threats they were receiving from other boys and young men in their community. ...

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Father of gang-raped Christian girls demands justice for his daughters!

Ilyas Masih, Father of gang-raped Christian girls Sherish and Farzana takes on the rapists with help of BPCA and LEAD! For more details on the two sisters please click here By Mushtaq Gill, LAHORE: Today 9 March, 2015, Ilyas Masih, father of gang raped under age Catholic Christian girls, came to meet Sardar Mushtaq Gill, Human Rights Defender and High Court Advocate for free legal assistance to challenge the grant of bail that saw two rapists set free and for trial of the two cases.     The meeting transpired after British Pakistani Christian Association Chairman, Wilson Chowdhry approached Sardar Mushtaq Gill, Human Rights Defender and ...

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Rehabilitation of Christian girls Sherish and Farzana is slow but progress is good!

Sherish displays her new found writing skills.  She has learnt her complete alphabet in capitals. For more details on the two sisters please click here Gang rape victims Sherish and Farzana, who had to flee their town after two gunmen shot at their home, are now staying in our safe house in a town far away from Jaranwala.  Although they miss their family intensely they have adjusted to their surroundings well. Sherish the younger of the two, (14 years), has shown great progress in learning English and Urdu and she has already mastered the English alphabet in capital letters.  This might seem like a small step to many of you, but I assure you this is ...

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Gang-raped and persecuted Christian sisters find refuge and chance to rebuild lives.

Desperate to save the lives of his daughters Father Ilyas Masih sorrowfully delivers his daughters to the care of the British Pakistani Christian Association. For more details on the two sisters please click here By Mehwish Bhatti: We left home early in the morning (Sunday 22nd February 2015) my frail elderly mother and I, determined to complete our task of bringing Sherish and Farzana to safety. The two now famous girls have been strong-willed and determined to rebuild their lives, despite being subjects of the cruel perversions of three local Muslim boys, who beat, cut and tortured them while gang-raping them for over twelve hours, mocking the girls vindictively...

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Gunshots fired at Sherish and Farzana's home the two Christian sisters gang-raped in Pakistan

BPCA had only just completed a new bathroom for the family of Sherish and Farzana to keep them from travelling to unsafe areas. Hear Premier Christian Radio story (click here) For more details on the two sisters please click here By Mehwish Bhatti: On 10th February 2015 at 17:30 two men on motorcycles stopped outside Sherish and Farzana's house, in village Chack no. 651/2, Jaranwala with a loaded repeater gun.  These men  shouted out that they  were the relatives of the boys Shahbaz, Asif and Azeem who raped Sehrish and Farzana (more on this click here) (and here) and that the girls deserved to be raped as they were unwanted Christia...

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Christian family provided with new bathroom facility after gang-rape of two sister's in rural field used as toilet.

Sisters Sherish and Farzana by the new bathroom facility provided by the BPCA. For more details on the two sisters please click here By Mehwish Bhatti: Progress towards the bathroom for Sherish and Farzana the two vulnerable Christian girls gang-raped at gunpoint, has been good.   The physical shell is almost complete which looks solid and fit for purpose.  The builders inform me that the building is strong enough to withstand local flood and other potential weather concerns, due to it's solid foundation. Moreover it will add a buffer and some support to the existing less stable mud house the family reside within.  A solid foundation was laid ...

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We are making good progress towards bathroom facility for Sherish and Farzana

Sisters Sherish and Farzana by the new bathroom facility provided by the BPCA. For more details on the two sisters please click here By Mehwish Bhatti Progress towards the bathroom for Sherish and Farzana has been good.  The physical structure is almost complete and looks solid and fit for purpose, the builders inform me that the building is strong enough to withstand local flood and other potential weather concerns.  Moreover it will add a buffer and some support to the existing less stable mud house the family reside within.  A solid foundation was laid and the whole entire internal building has been lined with concrete.  The door is solid woo...

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Tears of sadness become pools of hope as Christian victims of gang rape begin to see development of new washrooms.

A competent experienced builder begins work of the new washroom facilities for Sherish and Farzana. For more details on the two sisters please click here By Mehwish Bhatti Building work is now almost complete on the toilet facilities for the two Christian girls Sherish and Farzana who were brutally gang raped by three Muslim boys (Decemebr 3rd 2014), after they were abducted whilst using a forest as a toilet.  Use of outdoor locations as toilet areas is a common practice amongst the extremely poor community from the deprived area within Jaranwala, at which they reside. Since the incident Sharing Life Ministries a group supported by Release International clai...

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Sherish and Farzana forgotten victims of gang rape.

Mehwish Bhatti shares a simple message of God's love and the hope of new life with the two Christian girls gang-raped in Faisalabad. For more details on the two sisters please click here By Mehwish Bhatti, Islamabad: After so many obstacles with a woman's passion in my heart, I travelled the long distance from Islamabad to Faisalabad.  I did not let the failures or the let downs from my previous trip (click here) deter me.  Yes I was frightened, but I knew by the grace of God I would make it. ...

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