October 13, 2016

Asia Bibi

Asia Bibi’s death row appeal postponed amid tensions in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — The final appeal of a death sentence for Asia Bibi, a Christian mother imprisoned more than seven years over a blasphemy allegation, has been postponed; Islamic protestors, meanwhile, renew calls for her execution. The appeal scheduled today (Oct. 13) for 51-year-old Aasiya Noreen, also known as Asia

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