Pakistan

Pakistani Taliban Choose Jihadist Who Planned Attack on Malala Yousafzai as New Leader

Answering Muslims 8 November 2013
By David Wood

Now why on earth would the Pakistani Taliban choose as their new leader a man who plans terrorist attacks against teenage girls? Wouldn't an organization composed of devout

 

British Muslim girl of aged 14 was forced to marry her husband at gunpoint

Daily Star 7 November 2013
By Matthew Young

The girl, now 17, was also raped by her husband two weeks after the ceremony. The UK-born teenager was sent to Pakistan by her father and made to marry the man, who was

 

British, American Expatriates Sentenced To Death In Bangladesh

InSerbia News 4 November 2013
By Koushik Das

A War Crimes Tribunal in Bangladesh on Sunday awarded death sentence to two expatriates – Chowdhury Mueen-Uddin and Ashrafuzzaman Khan – for their involvement in the murder of

 

New video shows Czech hostages in Pakistan in fragile state

The News International 1 November 2013

PRAGUE: Relatives of two Czech women kidnapped in Pakistan released a new video on Wednesday showing them looking exhausted, speaking of death and begging Czech authorities to

 

Pakistan: Islamic Nation Can’t Protect Its Children From Sexual Assault And The Attackers Enjoy Impunity

kafricrusaders 31 October 2013

This article from an Asian Human Rights monitor makes for some interesting reading. It focuses on sex attacks against children in the Islamic Republic Of Pakistan. The worlds

 

Two minor Christian girls become victim of physical violence

Pakistan Christian Post 31 October 2013

Azam Masih son of Pervaiz Bhatti aged 22, resident of 9-C, Railway servant quarters Mayo Garden, Lahore was married with Sumbal aged 20, with the consent of families and out of

 

PAKISTAN: An Islamic country cannot protect its minors from sexual assault and the perpetrators enjoy impunity

Cases of sexual assault on minors have increased in the country during the recent months. During the month of September alone, a number of such cases were registered, however,

 

"Don’t they know that the Koran orders us to slit the throat of whoever is disrespectful to Allah’s beloved prophet?"

Jihad Watch 29 October 2013
By Robert Spencer

This manhunt for the "blasphemer" stems from his quoting the Bible to refute misstatements about Christianity in a Muslim book. Thus this case highlights how simply professing

 

Brooklyn Cabbie Charged With Conspiracy to Commit ‘Honor’ Killing in Pakistan

CNS News 29 October 2013
By Barbara Boland

A Brooklyn taxi cab driver, Mohammad Ajmal Choudhry, is being held without bail in a Brooklyn jail after being formally charged by the U.S. attorney’s office for the Eastern

 

Malala – the girl who hates Britain

Spectator Blogs 25 October 2013
By Ed West

Before a mob turns up at my house and someone starts dragging up that unfortunate picture of my grandfather with Hitler, the headline is a joke, but I do wonder if the media

 

THE HORRIBLE TACTIC THE TALIBAN IS ONCE AGAIN USING WITH CHILDREN TO FULFILL DEATH MISSIONS

The Blaze 24 October 2013
By Sara Carter

Taliban extremists have kidnapped more than 100 children from Afghanistan and Pakistan in the last year to use for suicide missions against government officials and U.S. troops still

 

Husband forces wife to drink acid

The Nation 24 October 2013

A man in Sheikhupura district forced his wife to drink acid after she gave birth to a babygirl, reported a private TV channel on Sunday. According to reports , family members of the man

 

Pakistan, school textbooks teach its okay to kill Christians

Family Security Matters 21 October 2013

In a report by the Middle East Media Research discriminatory books are widespread in all public primary schools . By law, Christians are forced to study these texts.

 

Why Malala should have won the Nobel Peace Prize

The Age 16 October 2013
By Fouad Ajami

The picture on the front page of Saturday's New York Times was worth a thousand words. Young Pakistani girls, one of them clutching a notebook, were awaiting the news from

 

Terror charity poised to net $5m this Eid

Money Jihad 16 October 2013

A hundred thousand hides sold at fifty dollars a head should yield $5 million for Jamaat ud-Dawa, a front charity for the Pakistani jihadist organization Lashkar-e-Taiba.

 

Indian Army jawan killed in heavy firing by Pakistan on LoC

zeenews.com 16 October 2013

Srinagar: Heavy firing from Pakistan side along the Line of Control in Balakote sub-sector in Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir was reported on Tuesday. One Indian Army

 

Malala Wins EU Human Rights Prize

Wall Street Journal 14 October 2013

BRUSSELS—European lawmakers awarded their top human rights prize Thursday to Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, who survived a Taliban assassination attempt last

 

Video: Pakistani teen shot for backing girls’ education awarded EU human rights prize — but failed to capture the Nobel Peace...

NY Daily News 11 October 2013
By Chelsia Rose Marcius , Corky Siemaszko and Corinne Lestch

The inspirational Pakistani teen who was shot by the Taliban for promoting education for girls was awarded Europe’s top human rights prize Thursday — but did not capture the Nobel Peace Prize, despite being a frunt-runner.

 

Missing Norway Islamist found in Pakistan jail

The Local 10 October 2013
By Richard Orange

Arfan Bhatti, the Norwegian gangster turned Islamist, has been tracked down to a prison in Pakistan. The 36-year-old, who was found by a reporter from Norway's TV2 channel,

 

Pakistani Muslims Form Human Chain To Protect Christians During Mass

Huffington Post 9 October 2013
By Aroosa Shaukat

Hand in hand as many as 200-300 people formed a human chain outside the St Anthony’s Church adjacent to the District Police Lines at the Empress Road, in a show of solidarity

 
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