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The Growing Humanitarian Crisis in Pakistan
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, society, Pakistan, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, government )

Cal
- 23 days ago - vice.com
Roughly half a million people have been displaced by the Pakistani government's military offensive into the tribal area of North Waziristan, and all signs show that the crisis will only worsen in the coming days and weeks
Investigate Killing of Human Rights Lawyer - Please Sign Petitiion
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Pakistan, Muslims, Christians, blasphemy, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, society, violence, murder )

Ge
- 59 days ago - forcechange.com
The government of Pakistan must immediately investigate the killing of a prominent human rights activist. The government should also do all it can to ensure an impartial investigation into the killing and responsibly prosecute those involved. Human rig
All Countries Will Have Drone Kill Technology in 10 Years - Report
World  (tags: Drones, Arms, CIA, Children, China, Human rights, Intelligence, Military, Modernization, Pakistan, Politics, Robert Bridge, Security, Terrorism, USA, War )

Brian
- 76 days ago - rt.com
"In just one decade, just about every country in the world will have the means to either build or buy unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) capable of launching missiles at enemy targets, thus dramatically changing the face of warfare."
Pakistan Court Sentences Christian Man to Death for Blasphemy
World  (tags: Pakistan, Christians, blasphemy, death sentence, religion, Islam, riots, Lahore )

Beatrice
- 113 days ago - theguardian.com
A court in Pakistan has sentenced a Christian man to death for blasphemy, his lawyer said, over an incident that triggered a riot in the country's second-largest city.Sawan Masih was convicted of insulting the prophet Muhammad during the course of a
Gunmen Kidnap Six-Strong Polio Team in K-P
World  (tags: Pakistan, kidnapping med team, polio, Jew-hatred-based )

Beth
- 149 days ago - tribune.com.pk
PESHAWAR: Masked gunmen kidnapped a six-member polio vaccination team -- a doctor, two local employees of the World Health Organisation (WHO) and three guards -- in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) on Monday, an official said.
Pakistan: 500 Women and Girls Murdered in Islamic Honor Killings Each Year, Many More Go Unreported
World  (tags: Pakistan, Islam, Honor killing of women )

Beth
- 157 days ago - jihadwatch.org
This article, like most about honor killings, never once mentions Islam. This steadfast and universal refusal to identify the root cause of honor murders only ensures that there will be more of them. Muslims commit 91 percent of honor killings worldwide.
An Inside Look at the Taliban's Bankers - Reuters Investigates - VIDEO   video
World  (tags: War, Afghanistan, Pakistan, secret funding, crime, drugs, corruption, banks, Americans, taxpayers, US treasury, Obama, Pentagon )

Angelika
- 180 days ago - reuters.com
In Afghanistan, the lines between Taliban finance and legitimate commerce are often blurred. Reuters Special Correspondent Matthew Green takes us through the clandestine world of the currency dealers suspected of secretly funding the insurgency.
Pakistani Girl Crawls Out of Grave After Being Raped, Buried Alive
World  (tags: Pakistan, 13 year girl, raped, buried alive, climbs out of grave )

Beth
- 238 days ago - nypost.com
A 13-year-old girl has dug herself out of a muddy grave after being raped by two men who then buried her alive in Pakistan. The teen was abducted from her local village in the Punjab province while she was walking to Koran lessons.
Nestlé: Stop Draining Pakistan Dry! - PLEASE SIGN!!!
World  (tags: Nestle, water, ethics, Pakistan, greed )

Judy
- 246 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Nestlé is draining developing countries' groundwater to make its Pure Life bottled water, destroying countries' natural resources before forcing its people to buy their own water back.
'Raped Girl Dug Herself Out of Grave'
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Rape, buried alive, pakistan )

Rose
- 266 days ago - au.news.yahoo.com
The teenager was attacked in Toba Tek Singh, an area of Punjab, while walking to Koran lessons. She was reportedly buried alive by the two attackers who thought she had died during the assault.
Free Pakistani Woman Sentenced to Die for Drinking Water
World  (tags: Pakistan, Islam, Muslims, Christians, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, ethics, freedoms, society, violence, Asia Bibi )

Ge
- 312 days ago - forcechange.com
Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian and mother of five children, was sentenced to death in 2009 for drinking from a well which was used by Muslim women. In a section of her book with French reporter Anne-Isabelle Tollet Blasphemy: A Memoir, reprinted in
Polio Vaccinators Face Deadly Risks In Pakistan
World  (tags: Pakistan, polio, health care, healthcare workers, violence, politics, death, children )

Carrie
- 366 days ago - popsci.com
Here's another twist on "vaccine safety." Over the past year, Pakistani villagers have been shooting healthcare workers that came to give them the polio vaccine. In regions where polio is endemic, anti-vaccination views are tied to politics.
Pakistan: 3 Christian Boys Were Killed By Police Due to Love Affair With Muslim Girls
World  (tags: Pakistan, police, kill Christian boys for being in love wi )

Beth
- 379 days ago - faithfreedom.org
Islamic law forbids Muslim women to marry non-Muslim men, although Muslim men may marry non-Muslim women. One of the boys was tortured as well. Only in a place ruled by Sharia can police kill Christians boys for this.
"Honor" Killing: Two Teenage Sisters Shot Dead in Pakistan for Dancing in the Rain
World  (tags: Pakistan, Islamic Honor Killing, Girls Dancing in the Rain )

Beth
- 386 days ago - nydailynews.com
Five gunmen killed Noor Basra, 15, Noor Sheza, 16, and their mother, Noshehra, after a video of the three dancing in traditional garb in the rain went viral. It is believed stepbrother Khutore ordered the death as an 'honor' killing for the video. He has
Protect Women's Rights Organisations Working in the Tribal Regions of Pakistan - Action
World  (tags: women's rights, NGO, Pakistan, asia, society, violence )

Angelika
- 460 days ago - change.org
A Pakistan grassroots NGO led by tribal women was targeted by a bomb blast at their office on 30th March, 2013. Tthey need our support. Please sign the petition
 

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