February 21st, 2015
LAHORE: A Christian woman brutally beaten while defending her daughter during an attempted rape assault by a Muslim man.
FAISALABAD: Thirteen Christian families in a village of Punjab left homeless as their houses were demolished.
(NOTE: Real names of the victims have been withheld) FAISALABAD: Two Christian girls gang raped in a village of Punjab.
LAHORE: A Christian man tortured to death by police during custody in Lahore.
PESHAWAR: A year after the attacks on the All Saints Church Peshawar in September 2013 had left the Christian community shocked and traumatized.
WASHINGTON: Senator Rand Paul calls for an end to US aid to Pakistan by reason of intensifying persecution of Christians facing remarkable oppression in the country. In keeping with details, Sen. Rand Paul has called for an ending to the American foreign aid to Pakistan
Minority report: A matter of faith KARACHI: As he cites the example of that case that happened in 2008 when two young Christian girls were abducted, the voice of Nadeem Anthony breaks with emotion. “During the last ten years, the Christian community has seen an increasing number of abductions of young girls and they […]
This week members of the British Pakistani Christian Association (BPCA) were in the Netherlands to ask for enhancing attempts to guard persecuted Christians in Pakistan and make it gentler for them to obtain asylum in the country. BPCA apprehended a conference in cooperation with the Middle East Forum for Development on the human rights situation […]
Targeting of religious minorities in Pakistan is still a painful point. Since Pew Research Center report named Pakistan, which is 96 percent Muslim, is one of the most unsympathetic states for religious minorities. Pakistan is one of the top five overall for margins on religion, for most commonly due to its blasphemy laws. Pakistani judiciary […]
Forged allegation of blasphemy, forced marriages, and social opposition are problems faced by Christians in Pakistan. In Pakistan many view non-Muslims as an inferior division of society. Pakistan’s blasphemy law makes it against the law to speak against Islam and its prophets. Director of media development at Voice of the Martyrs Todd Nettleton […]