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Latest News on Asia Bibi
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Sep 03, 2019
Asia Bibi, freed from death row by Pakistan Supreme Court, calls for reform in 'harsh' blasphemy lawAsia Bibi was the first woman to be sentenced to death under Pakistan's controversial blasphemy laws
May 09, 2019
'Asia Bibi is now free': US welcomes Pakistani Christian's arrival in Canada, says blasphemy laws jeopardise fundamental freedomThe US welcomed the reunification of Asia Bibi with her family in Canada, months after her death sentence in Pakistan was overturned.
May 08, 2019
Asia Bibi, Pakistani Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after decade-long battle against death sentence, arrives in CanadaThough her daughters are believed to have already fled to Canada, Bibi's lawyer Saif ul Malook confirmed to BBC that she has already arrived in Canada, and her daughters are understood to have been granted asylum there.
Feb 09, 2019
No country for an Asia BibiBlasphemy is a highly sensitive issue in Pakistan. In an environment of relative impunity, the state’s opportunistic appeasement of extremist groups dedicated to the implementation of the stringent laws encourages their use as a potent tool of persecution and prevents reasoned debate or reform.
Feb 01, 2019
Resolution introduced in US Congress to grant asylum to Asia Bibi, who was prosecuted 'for being Christian' in PakistanIntroducing the asylum resolution in the US House of Representatives, Congressman Ken Calvert said that Asia Bibi has been persecuted, jailed and threatened for doing nothing more than being a Christian in Pakistan.
Jan 26, 2019
Daughters of Asia Bibi, Pakistani Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy charges, taken to Canada for safety reasonsThe daughters of Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy charges, have been taken to Canada.
Dec 23, 2018
Asia Bibi to spend Christmas under guard in Pakistan despite being cleared of blasphemy charges amid threats from extremistsAsia Bibi — a former labourer who was on death row for eight years — remains a prime target in conservative Muslim-majority Pakistan.
Nov 16, 2018
US Senator Rand Paul urges Donald Trump to grant asylum and refugee status to Pakistan national Asia BibiSenator Rand Paul said that he was worried that Asia Bibi won't survive and he personally took up the matter with president Trump last week.
Nov 10, 2018
Asia Bibi: A case which showed how Pakistan's laws have become instruments of vendetta, maliceGiven the context in which blasphemy allegations are made — including severe infringements to the right to a fair trial because of the threats to the accused, their families, judges and lawyers, as well as the bias against the blasphemy accused that impacts the impartiality of the process — it is unlikely that the Asia Bibi judgment alone would make a difference in how future cases are decided
Nov 09, 2018
Asylum application filed for Asia Bibi in Netherlands a day after Pakistan dispels rumours of her leaving countryAsia's lawyer, Saif-ul-Mulook, who himself fled from Pakistan to the Netherlands, earlier this week told CNN that the application, filed for Asia, her husband and their two children, has been submitted to the authorities. The lawyer had fled to the European nation following threats to his life.