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The daughters of Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi hold a photo of their mother (CNS)

Pakistan’s blasphemy laws claim jurisdiction over those who are not Muslim, which is simply outrageous

Protesters demand the release of Asia Bibi in Lahore in 2010 (CNS)

Ms Bibi was sentenced to death in 2010 after a row over drinking water

Pope Francis greets mayors during the conference on modern slavery and climate change (AP)

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Asia Bibi's daughters pose with a photograph of their mother (Photo: CNS)

Christian woman on death row for five years is transferred to a different prison

Christians in Pakistan light candles in protest against the mob killing of a couple last November (Photo: CNS)

The appeal to Britain’s Foreign Secretary follows a series of mob attacks

Christians in Pakistan protest after a bomb attack in 2013. There is hope for a change in the country's blasphemy law (CNS)

Christians hope ‘black law’ will be amended to protect innocent victims

Pakistani Christians have faced persecution for some time

‘This is simple growing hatred against Christians,’ says human rights activist

Fr Michael Perry will serve a six-year term as head of the Franciscans (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

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The daughters of Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi hold a photo of their mother (CNS)

Ms Bibi, a Pakistani Christian, was sentenced to death for blasphemy in 2009