Pakistan Muslims Rape Christian Deaf-Mute Woman; Abuse Cases Spreading


By BosNewsLife Asia Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

ChristianwomanISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- An advocacy group is urging authorities to seriously investigate the gang rape by Muslims of a Christian married deaf-mute woman, after two suspects were acquitted in a similar case.

NEWS WATCH: Ukraine’s Disabled Orphans Face Abuse, New Report Shows


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent
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KIEV, UKRAINE-- With the world focused on war in Ukraine, many disabled children living there are apparently forgotten. International rights activists have expressed concern that thousands of minors are being condemned to live in orphanages and institutions where they face neglect and abuse.

BREAKING NEWS: Ukraine Parliament Ousts President, Releasing Tymoshenko

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

presidentoustedKYIV, UKRAINE (BosNewsLife)--Ukraine's parliament has voted to oust President Viktor Yanukovych after the leader said he would not step down and described events in Kiev as a coup. Legislators also agreed to release opposition leader and former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Christian Woman Facing Execution Rescued; Family Moved To Sri Lanka (Update)


By BosNewsLife Asia Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

pakistan_christiansISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Christian woman who potentially faced the death penalty in Pakistan for blasphemy against Islam has been moved to Sri Lanka with her husband and daughter, an official told BosNewsLife, just hours after Canada admitted it had rescued another prosecuted, mentally challenged, Christian girl.

Pakistan Christian Women Abused, Girl Raped


By BosNewsLife Asia Service

pakistan_christiansLAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- Christian relief workers rushed to a volatile district in Pakistan's Punjab province Saturday, February 9, after security forces and Muslim hardliners allegedly abused Christian women and raped at least one Christian girl.

Canada Priest Fired, Losing Home, After Reporting Sex Abuse (BosNewsLife Exclusive)

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

victoriamatthewsEDMONTON, CANADA (BosNewsLife)-- A prominent Anglican priest says he will lose his house after being fired by bishops and other authorities for revealing sexual abuse within Canada's Anglican Church and the prison system.