Tag: Pakistan

Sixteen-year-old Christian girl raped in her own house in Pakistan

Muslim man forced a sixteen-year-old girl to have sexual intercourse with him in her own house at gunpoint.

Two Christians poisoned to death in Pakistan

The murders, both under investigation, have created a new concern for Pakistan’s Christian community.

A discriminatory job advertisement was published in Pakistan

In Pakistan, Christians make up between 80% to 90% of the sanitation workforce.

Pakistani Christian couple cleared of blasphemy charges escapes death by hanging

The couple was arrested in July 2013 under Pakistan’s blasphemy laws and the session court sentenced them to death by hanging.

Another minor girl is forced to marry her rapist in Pakistan

The Christian girl was working in a medicine factory given that her school was closed down due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Eight-year-old Christian girl raped by Muslim teacher

An eight-year-old Christian girl was raped by a Muslim teacher in Lahore, Pakistan.

Webinar on sexual violence against women from religious minorities

Targeting vulnerable religious communities through sexual violence and exploitation of women

Christian university confiscated by government in Pakistan

Catholics and Protestants, accompanied by pastors and bishops, demonstrated against this decision on the 11th of June, in vain.

Life sentence upheld for Christian in blasphemy case in Pakistan

The U.S State Department re-designated Pakistan “Country of Particular Concern” for severe violations of religious freedom.

Muslim tenant stole Pakistani Christian’s agricultural lands

Due to widespread discrimination, the Christian fears he will never regain possession of his land.