Asia Bibi, sometimes known as Asia Noreen, was convicted in 2010 of insulting the Prophet Muhammad during a row with neighbors the previous year. The mother-of-five was the first female non-Muslim charged under the country's blasphemy laws. The laws carry a potential death sentence for anyone who insults Islam.
(Worthy News) - Asia Bibi, a Christian woman who was held on death row for eight years in Pakistan, is a free woman.
Her lawyer, Saif-ul Malook said the mother of five is finally reunited with her daughters in Canada. Wilson Chowdhry of the British Pakistani Christian Association told The Associated Press that he received a text message from a British diplomat saying Asia "is out."
Officials at Pakistan's interior and foreign ministries also confirmed her departure from the country on condition of anonymity. [ Source: CBN News (Read More...) ]
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