BREAKING: Pakistan Church Attack Kills Nine, Injures 60

By BosNewsLife Asia Service

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- The militant Islamic State group claimed responsibility Sunday, December 18, for the suicide attack that rocked a packed evangelical church in Pakistan's city of Quetta, killing nine people and injuring about 60 others, including women and children.

BREAKING NEWS: Prominent Pakistan Christian Activist Survives Shooting


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

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ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A prominent Christian rights lawyer in Pakistan says has survived another apparent assassination attempt by suspected Islamic militants.
Sardar Mushtaq Gill told BosNewsLife that attackers began shooting around his home late Saturday, August 9, at 22.40 p.m. local time, while his younger brother and two other men were standing in the front door.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Christian Lawyer Survives Assassination Attempt


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

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LAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- One of Pakistan's leading Christian lawyers confirmed Monday, November 11, that he has survived another apparent assassination attempt by suspected Islamic militants. "I am being targeted by extremists who want me to end my legal support to victims in blasphemy cases," said Sardar Musthtag Gill, director of the advocacy group Legal Evangelical Association Development (LEAD).

Pakistan Christian Politician Injured In Attack (BosNewsLife Exclusive)


By Jawad Mazhar, BosNewsLife Special Correspondent reporting from Pakistan

dsc00022SARGODHA, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife) A Christian politician in Pakistan's Punjab province was recovering of his injuries Thursday, December 11, after he was apparently nearly killed by Muslim activists, amid growing religious tensions in the region.