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By Laura Jones On Sunday, July 24th, 2016
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Franklin Graham speaks about the ‘justified violence’ against non-Muslims

Rev. Franklin Graham’s recent  op-ed for USA Today voices the fears about Islamists, those supporting Sharia Law and jihadists. Graham references a Pew Research Center survey which found that seven percent More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 16th, 2016
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Pakistani superhero cartoon to cost US taxpayers $1.25 million

In the latest edition of ‘The Waste Report,’ Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul highlights the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL), a State Department agency, advertising a grant of $1.25 More...

By Nasir Saeed On Thursday, July 14th, 2016
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Pakistan: Christian man charged with blasphemy over WhatsApp poem

A Christian man has been charged under blasphemy law section 295-C, which has a mandatory death penalty, for allegedly sending his Muslim friend a poem on Whatsapp that was considered insulting and derogatory towards More...

By Nasir Saeed On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
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Five Pakistani Christians cleared of blasphemy charges

On Monday, an anti-terrorist court acquitted five Christians of blasphemy charges, while two were jailed for six months under the blasphemy law and anti-terrorist act. The case was registered on August 16 last More...

By Nasir Saeed On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
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CLAAS speaks out against ‘shameful treatment’ of Pakistani Christian leaders

CLAAS has expressed its grave concerns over the growing misbehaviour towards and shameful treatment of the Pakistani Christian religious leadership. On Sunday 12 June Muslim head constable Amir Abdullah hurried More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, June 13th, 2016
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Omar Mateen’s father, Seddique Mir Mateen says son ‘not radicalized’ and talks punishing gays

The father of Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, Seddique Mir Mateen, opened up about his “good son” in a series of new interviews, and claiming that the Islamic State loyalist was not “radicalized” More...

By Nasir Saeed On Friday, May 27th, 2016
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Pakistan blasphemy case against Christian man, Usman Liaqat, makes three this month, a dangerous growing trend

A Pakistani Christian man has been missing since local Muslims accused him of committing blasphemy. Usman Liaqat, who works at an automobile company, has not been seen since he was accused of making a blasphemous More...

By Nasir Saeed On Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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Mob targets Pakistani Christian seamstress for ‘sitting on Islamic script,’ narrowly escapes blasphemy accusation

A Pakistani Christian seamstress narrowly avoided a blasphemy accusation after the timely intervention of a senior police officer. Sonia, a resident of Gujrat, Punjab, barely escaped the horror of such an accusation More...

By Nasir Saeed On Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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Pakistani Christian boy, Suleman Hadayat Maish by his employer and then made to look like suicide

A 14-year-old Pakistani Christian boy was killed and then hanged to make locals think he had committed suicide. Suleman Hadayat Maish was murdered by his aggressive employer on May 8, in Chehl Kalan village in Gujranwala, More...

By Nasir Saeed On Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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Bilawal Bhutto Zardari expresses concerns over treatment of Christians in Mandi Bahauddin

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party, has expressed grave concern over the volatile situation in Mandi Bahauddin where extremist groups have been inciting violence against Christians. He said More...

By Nasir Saeed On Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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Mariam Mushtaq, Pakistani woman, abducted while walking with her 11-year-old brother

A 24-year-old Pakistani Christian woman was abducted by four people as she walked with her 11-year-old brother. Marriam Mushtaq was snatched by four unidentified suspects in on May 12 in Bahar Colony, Lahore. For More...

By Nasir Saeed On Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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Pakistani Christian boy, Imran, accused of blasphemy for watching anti-Islam video, $10K bounty offered for his killing

A Christian boy working as joiner at a health care centre has fled his home after learning that Muslim religious scholars had issued a fatwa (Islamic decree) against him for committing blasphemy, and that he is More...

By Zach Jones On Saturday, April 2nd, 2016
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Update Easter massacre in Pakistan: funerals, chaos, recovery

The bomb killed at least 74 people and injured more than 300, with BBC reporting more updates. It was the deadliest terror attack in the history of Punjab, Pakistan’s most populous, and most Christian, state. More...

By Laura Jones On Friday, January 1st, 2016
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Asia Bibi to Pakistani persecutors: I forgive you

Imprisoned Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi has reportedly issued a public forgiveness of her persecutors, while imprisoned for blasphemy. Bibi just spent her seventh Christmas behind bars, but told family who visited More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, December 25th, 2015
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Pakistani man, Jamshaid Khan, killed by train while trying to take selfie

A young Pakistani man was killed after being hit by a fast-moving train as he tried to take a selfie with the train in the background. Officials report that Jamshaid Khan, 22, who was an employee of the railways More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015
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Max Boot Quotes

In Iraq, Sunnis need to be offered a Sunni regional government, akin to the Kurdish regional government, with its autonomy protected by its own militia and ultimately guaranteed by the United States. If Baghdad More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, November 22nd, 2015
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Terrorism: Factoids and Top 10 countries impacted

The Institute for Economics and Peace just recently published the 3rd edition of the Global Terrorism Index. The report provides a comprehensive summary of the key global trends and patterns in terrorism over the More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, November 19th, 2015
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6 Asian Real Estate Hotspots on the Rise

When first world countries are suffering from the era of global recession, most investors and investment banks have decided to put their money in emerging markets. Most of the emerging markets include technology, More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, October 26th, 2015
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Afghanistan earthquake: death toll over 100, hundreds injured

A strong earthquake in northern Afghanistan shook buildings from Kabul to Delhi, cut power and communications in some areas and caused more than 100 deaths, mainly in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Pakistani state television More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015
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Supreme Court of Pakistan has stayed execution of Asia Bibi on blasphemy charges

Asia Bibi has been granted leave to appeal her death sentence by the Supreme Court of Pakistan. There is still some serious legal process to follow before she can be acquitted, but this action is a serious step More...

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