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Topic: blasphemy law

Why do Hague and Cameron give comfort to anti-Christian regimes?

Our Government deplores attacks on Christians but continues to support governments that make them possible

Catholic critic of blasphemy law is shot dead in Pakistan

Shahbaz Bhatti, Minister for Minorities, had received death threats from extremists but refused to stop speaking out

Pakistani Christian leader: death threats won’t stop me speaking out

Shahbaz Bhatti, the first Christian to hold a cabinet post in Pakistan, vows to continue opposing blasphemy law despite threats

Pope urges Pakistan to scrap blasphemy law

In state of the world address Pope Benedict says threats to religious freedom abound, even in the west

Pakistan’s president ‘wants to abolish blasphemy law’, says cardinal

Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran made the comment after meeting President Zardari in Pakistan

Pope calls for release of Christian woman sentenced to death

Pope Benedict XVI expresses ‘spiritual closeness’ to 37-year-old woman convicted on charges of blasphemy in Pakistan

Pope calls for release of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman sentenced to death in Pakistan

Pope Benedict XVI asks that the Pakistani government release Asia Bibi and expresses his spiritual closeness to her and her family

Christianity is the most persecuted religion, say European bishops

COMECE urges EU foreign ministry to set up a ‘religion unit’ to promote cause of religious freedom more effectively

Christians accused of blasphemy shot dead in Pakistan

Two brothers charged with distributing anti-Islamic pamphlets are killed as they arrive in court