WASHINGTON (Reuters) – With a deadline looming this week to avert a U.S. government shutdown, Congress returns to work as President Donald Trump leans on Democrats to include funding for his promised border wall with Mexico in spending legislation. The Republican president took to Twitter on Sunday to warn Democrats that the Affordable Care Act, […]
A call for Pakistan to reform its blasphemy laws
Lawmakers in the mostly-Muslim country are vowing to make changes in the wake of a public lynching.
A university students was murdered by a mob last week for allegedly saying something insulting about Islam or Mohammad.
People convicted under the blasphemy laws can be sentenced to death, but lately local Muslims have been taking the law into their own hands.
Pakistan’s tiny Christian minority is often the victim of blasphemy statutes.
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