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14 June 2011

Kidnapped Pakistani Christian may be sold abroad

CROSS3.jpgPakistani Catholic sources have told the Fides news agency that a 24-year-old Christian woman who was kidnapped, forced to convert to Islam, and forced to marry a Muslim may soon be sold abroad.

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10 June 2011

Punjab: Christian cannot be Minister of Finance

00014.jpgPost awarded to Muslim Mian Mujtaba Shujaur Rehman, already Minister of Education and Health. At first the post was to go to Kamran Michael, the current Minister for Human Rights. The Muslim members of the Provincial Assembly against the fact that a Christian presents the budget. Condemnation from minority leaders and civil society.

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07 June 2011

Pakistan Christians Forgive Church Attackers

LAHORE, PAKISTAN (Worthy News)-- A tense calm returned Thursday, June 2, to a Pakistani village in Pakistan's turbulent Punjab province after local Christians announced they had forgiven armed Muslims who attacked their church, mediators said.

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04 June 2011

Police Reluctant to Prosecute Attack on Pakistan Church

Armed Muslims disrupt worship, damage altar, Bibles, cross.

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01 June 2011

Love affair pits Muslims against Christians in Sheikhupura

1201.jpgLAHORE: Christians in Ghazi Minara, a village about three kilometres from Sheikhupura, fear for their security after a Muslim girl and a Christian boy eloped, pitting Muslims against the Christians of the area

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24 May 2011

Pakistani Muslims Kidnap Christian Girl Over Brother's 'Affair'

LAHORE, Pakistan – An influential Muslim family in a village near Sheikhupura is holding a 17-year-old Christian girl hostage because one of her brothers allegedly eloped with a woman from the Muslim family.

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Pakistan: Christian women manhandled, pressure over land and daily persecution

00002.jpgIslamabad: May 2011. (Xavier William, Modern Tokyo Times) Pakistan, two more shocking cases have surfaced in Punjab which is the hub of extremism and hatred towards the Christian community. Two Christian women, Nusrat Bibi and Muneeran Bibi, are female sanitary workers at the Fatima Memorial Hospital in Lahore, Pakistan.

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14 May 2011

Cops increase security for Bintan bikini beach party

Police will deploy extra security measures for a so-called Bikini Beach Party on Bintan in Riau

Islands on Saturday that will be broadcast by Fashion TV, following protests from hard-line Muslim groups.

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09 May 2011

Pakistani Christians facing false, deadly accusation

alex3.jpgChristians in Pakistan recently fled when a Muslim mob attacked a seminary and accused believers of desecrating the Quran.

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06 May 2011

Punjab: Muslim extremists attack, forcing Christian families to flee

020.jpgA mob attacks homes and places of worship. The Christian minority is forced to flee fearful of more violence. The discovery of a burnt copy of the Qur‘an in a Christian cemetery sparks a reaction among Muslims. Restrictions are imposed on the right to assembly. Paul Bhatti meets victims, urging everyone to remain calm.

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29 April 2011

Anti-Christian violence in Punjab, young woman raped, Protestant pastor attacked

PAKISTAN_-_violenze_e_cristianiok1.jpgTwo members of an extremist group open fire at the car of Rev Ashraf Paul in Lahore. His 24-year-old son is critically wounded but is now out of danger. In Faisalabad, a police officer rapes a 24-year-old woman over four days

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