Tag: Pakistan

Pakistan: food aid denied for over 100 Christian families amid coronavirus

This is the third incident of discrimination against Christians in Pakistan since the outbreak of COVID-19

House of Christian father demolished by armed men in Pakistan

Nadeem Sohotra was told that his family cannot live in that neighborhood because of their religious identity.

Minorities in Pakistan claim they were refused aid due to their religion

Christians and Hindus are often treated like second-class citizens in Pakistan.

Pakistan: abducted 13-year-old girl returned to her Christian family

"Our daughters are often sexually harassed by influential Muslims," Saima’s father told International Christian Concern (ICC).

Pakistan: Christian sanitation workers at risk amid COVID-19 lockdown

According to Pakistani Christian leaders, Christians make up between 80% to 90% of the country’s sanitation workforce.

Abducted, forcibly converted girl's parents appeal to Supreme Court in Pakistan

Huma Younus, a 14-year-old Pakistani girl was abducted, raped and forcibly converted to Islam in last October.

2019: another difficult year for Christians in Pakistan

The country’s Christian community continued to suffer discrimination, intolerance, and instances of outright persecution.

Christian employee beaten for asking to go to church in Pakistan

The young man was beaten by his Muslim employer for he wanted to take a day off and go to church.

Religious leaders of Pakistan condemn the murder of young Christian man

The 22-year-old Saleem Masih was brutally beaten and died a few days later because of his injuries.

Christians shot, attacked with an axe in Pakistan while constructing new church

All three Christians were hospitalized with severe injuries following the attack.