Asia Bibi Finally Leaves Pakistan a Free Woman

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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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9 thoughts on “Asia Bibi Finally Leaves Pakistan a Free Woman”

  1. She's Catholic, maybe you should praise her Pope. It took him long enough. And now, another "Christian" woman occupies the cell she had. I wonder if this time they incarcerated a Christian? Ever look up the Church Bibi went to in Pakistan? You should. The name itself says it all. We can only hope that in that jail, Bibi discovered that praying to Mary, the mother of Jesus, was wasted effort. There is but one Intercessor between God and man, the Messiah come.

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