Pakistan: Asia Bibi Finally Free
  • 09 May 2019

Asia Bibi is finally out of Pakistan. Officials have confirmed that Asia has been released. Her lawyer has told CNN she is now in Canada, where two of her daughters have already been granted asylum. The Christian woman was acquitted of blasphemy by the Pakistan Supreme Court last year, but has not been free to […]

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PAKISTAN: Asia Bibi Blasphemy Acquittal Upheld
  • 31 January 2019

Pakistan’s top court has rejected a challenge to the acquittal of a Christian woman on blasphemy charges. The Supreme Court upheld its decision to overturn Asia Bibi’s conviction and death sentence. She was originally convicted in 2010 after being accused of insulting the Prophet Mohammed in a row with her neighbours and spent eight years […]

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Asia Bibi Freed. Acquittal Upheld
  • 30 January 2019

Voice of the Martyrs, along with our partner Release International welcomes the decision by Pakistan Supreme Court to uphold acquittal of Asia Bibi. Calls for Pakistan to protect Asia and Christian minority, review cases of 200 other Christians behind bars and repeal blasphemy laws. ‘We are delighted that the Supreme Court has stood firm over its […]

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PAKISTAN: Asia Bibi Living Like a Prisoner
  • 24 January 2019

Three months after her acquittal of a blasphemy charge, Asia Bibi is still living like a prisoner, hiding from angry mobs in Pakistan who want her dead. A friend of Bibi who wasn’t identified has stated that the Christian mother of five ─ who was on death row for eight years ─ is living in […]

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NIGERIA, CHINA, INDIA: Persecution Set to Rise in 2019
  • 10 January 2019

In Nigeria, Fulani militants look set to continue devastating attacks against Christians in the north and central Nigeria. In the first six months of 2018 alone, they killed up to 6,000 and drove 50,000 from their homes. The heavily armed Fulani militants are following in the footsteps of Boko Haram by driving Christians out of the […]

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