After five postponements, the High Court upholds the death penalty for the Christian woman, who has become a symbol of the fight against blasphemy. Her lawyers vow to take her case to the Supreme Court. Heartbroken by the sentence, Islamabad bishop calls for prayers. On Sunday, events are being organised across the country to show solidarity towards Asia Bibi.
PAKISTAN - Asia Bibi's sentence is heart breaking, may the world pray for her, says Islamabad bishop [AN]
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So sad. Hope there is something we can do. May God protect her and her children and give them unwavering faith in the midst of that furnace. :angel1:
The Pakistani court is a blasphemy.