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16 March 2011

Pakistani Christians convert to Islam because of threats and intimidations

This is the rate is 60 per month. In one madrassa in Lahore alone, 678 Christians embraced Islam in 2009. Last year they were almost 700. These are “dangerous days” minorities, activists say as the blasphemy law
is used to force them to change religion.

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13 March 2011

Christian Woman Freed from Muslim Kidnappers in Pakistan

A Christian mother of seven here who last August was kidnapped, raped, sold into marriage and threatened with death if she did not convert to Islam was freed this week.

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11 March 2011

Pakistan: Govt. Officials ‘Behind’ Landgrab, Christian Persecution, Grave Desecrations

LAHORE, Pakistan – Christians in south Punjab Province are accusing senior district officials of supporting local Muslims who allegedly demolished 150 Christian graves and desecrated holy relics – and are now threatening Christians seeking legal redress.

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04 March 2011

Punjab: Christians fear more massacres after churches and tombs are desecrated

Lahore (AsiaNews) – “I have worked all my life to buy this property. My ancestors are buried in the graveyard. I am an old man now with four four daughters. I had planned to save this property for their marriage,” said Boota Masih, as he lamented Christian powerlessness against local landlords grabbing Christian-owned land

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03 March 2011

Militants kill sole Christian minister in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD—Militants gunned down the only Christian in Pakistan's government outside his widowed mother's home, the second assassination in two months of a high-profile opponent of laws that impose the death penalty for insulting Islam.

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20 February 2011

Christian Killed by Muslim Employer, Relatives Say

 The Christian family of 24-year-old Imran Masih in Pakistan’s Punjab Province was in anguish. The previous week, on Feb. 7, Masih was found dead at his Muslim employer’s farmhouse.

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09 February 2011

Muslim landlord hangs to death Christian youth in Pakistan.

(PCP) The activists of All Pakistan Minorities Alliance and local Christians blocked GT Road with burning tires at Ghakkar Mandi, in Gujranwala district on murder of a Christian youth. The

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30 January 2011

Fearing for safety, Pakistani Christians converting to Islam

Motivated by fear and better economic prospects, at least 20 Pakistani Christians are converting to Islam each week. In recent weeks, a leading Muslim politician who called for

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23 January 2011

Pakistan: Muslim Rapes SIXTH Underage Christian Girl

Another young Christian girl savaged at the hands of the Religion of
Interfaith Dialogue™ in pious Pakistan:

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20 November 2010

Zardari stays execution of Christian woman

20101102113139-54621.jpgPakistani President Asif Ali Zardari on Friday stayed the execution of a Christian woman who was sentenced to death on charges of blasphemy. The woman, Aasia Bibi, was given the death sentence by

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12 November 2010

Outcry over death sentence for 'blasphemy' mother who offered farmhands water

asiabibi420-420x0.jpgA Pakistani court has sentenced to death a Christian mother of five for blasphemy, the first such conviction of a woman and sparking protests from rights groups

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