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Pakistan

In Pakistan human traffickers are preying on Christian girls

Young girls are lured into abusive marriages with promises of financial security and comfort. Mehak Parvez escaped and tells Aid to the Church in Need her story.

Asia Bibi says other innocent Pakistanis are in jail for blasphemy

The Pakistani Catholic, who was freed after 8 years on death row, gives first interview since her release from jail 

The site where St. Thomas is believed to have visited Pakistan may soon be a pilgrimage destination

Although the story of St. Thomas' journey to India is from apocryphal texts, the tale has inspired the faith of many Pakistani Christians.

Freed Pakistan Christian Asia Bibi arrives in Canada

The mother of four was acquitted of blasphemy charges last year.

Asia Bibi to live in Canada, sources say

Pakistani Catholic acquitted of blasphemy charges has reportedly accepted asylum offer from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Asia Bibi is free, Pakistani court rules

Top court’s blasphemy acquittal was upheld

For a Catholic single mother in Pakistan, life is very difficult

The story of Rubina Bibi, a widow and mother of five, provides a snapshot of the life of an impoverished Christian in Pakistan.

British Muslim leaders call for UK to give Asia Bibi asylum

Britain hasn’t offered the Pakistani Christian a safe haven out of fears of “unrest,” say her supporters

Asia Bibi has been released from jail

Christian woman whose death sentence was overturned expected to leave Pakistan