PAKISTAN - Faisalabad: after rape victim commits suicide when her abusers are released, activists demand justice [AN]


Zahra Nasim, 17, took her own life in front of a police station. On 18 June, she was raped by three men. After a few days, a judge had them released. Priest in Lahore slams the authorities for failing to obtain justice and enforce the law. In the past three months, more than a dozen rapes and murders against women have been reported.



DISCLAIMER: The views and opinions expressed in these forums do not necessarily reflect those of Catholic Answers. For official apologetics resources please visit