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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Christian leader has been executed in Pakistan for promoting minority rights

Minister Of Minority Affairs Murdered In Pakistan.
Shahbaz Bhatti – a Christian critic of Pakistan's blasphemy laws – killed by assassins who left leaflets signed 'Taliban al-Qaida'.
Bhatti's assassination was the second killing of a politician in Islamabad over blasphemy in as many months, following the assassination of the Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer.
The brutal persecution of non-Muslim minorities in Pakistan must be stopped!
In Pakistan, only a Muslim can be elevated to the posts of President and Prime Minister.
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According to Article 91 of the Pakistani Constitution, the National Assembly is empowered to elect one of its Muslim members to be the Prime Minister. Similarly, Article 41 of the country’s Constitution says that a person shall not be qualified for election as President unless he is a Muslim.
In calendar year 2018, the Trump Administration has significantly cut funding to Pakistan including $1.3 Billion In military aid.
In Pakistan, which is well known for its barbaric blasphemy laws, Christians are often falsely accused of blasphemy. Christians often walk on eggshells to avoid such charges, since once they’re levied, no Christians are safe — even the families of the accused.
In 2016, the UK government gave £463 million in foreign aid to Pakistan.
Britain must follow President Trump and cut all foreign aid to Pakistan.
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