BREAKING: Lawyer Pakistan Christian Asia Bibi Gets Shelter In Netherlands

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

ISLAMABAD/AMSTERDAM (BosNewsLife)-- The lawyer who helped free a Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan has received "temporary shelter" in The Netherlands, the Dutch foreign minister confirmed Thursday, November 8.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Christian Asia Bibi In High Court Over Death Sentence


By BosNewsLife Asia Service
Asia Bibi to be executed?ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Pakistani court will hear the appeal of a Pakistani woman who has been "languishing in prison since 2009" after she was sentenced to death on charges of blasphemy against Islam, amid hope her conviction may be overturned, advocacy officials involved in the case told BosNewsLife Saturday, March 15.

BREAKING NEWS: Former Pakistan Minister Returns Despite Death Threats


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

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ROME/ISLAMABAD (BosNewsLife)-- Pakistan's former Minister of National Harmony and Minority Affairs pledged on Tuesday, February 11, to leave Italy and return to Pakistan despite receiving death threats from Islamic militants

NEWS WATCH: Lithuania Condemns Russia’s Border Measures

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LithuaniaVILNIUS/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- EU member state Lithuania has made a formal protest to Russia over supplementary border checks amid growing tensions between Moscow and neighboring states that seek closer ties with the European Union.

European Churches Adopt New Constitution At Turbulent Assembly In Hungary

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent reporting from Budapest, Hungary
conferencenowyesBUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- The Conference of European Churches (CEC) began operating Tuesday, July 9, under a new but controversial Constitution that includes moving its original offices from Geneva to Brussels to improve ties with the European Union and between denominations.

NEWS ALERT: Egypt Condemns Deadly Church Bombing In Libya (Update)

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By BosNewsLife Middle East Service

churchblastTRIPOLI/CAIRO (BosNewsLife)-- Egypt on Monday, December 31, condemned the bombing of a Coptic Christian church in neighboring Libya that killed two Egyptians and wounded two others.