EU Legislators Urge Pakistan To Halt Execution Of Christian Woman

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife
ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- European legislators have visited Pakistan amid concerns that Christian Asia Bibi, a married mother of five, may become the first woman to be executed by the State on controversial charges of 'blasphemy against Islam.'

NEWS ALERT: European Parliament Demands Withdrawal Pakistan Blasphemy Laws


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

asiabibiISLAMABAD/STRASBOURG (BosNewsLife)-- The European Parliament (EP) on Thursday, November 26, urged Pakistan to withdraw blasphemy laws after a Christian mother of five lost her appeal against the death penalty

Ireland Urged To Tackle Growing Persecution of Christians


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

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STRASBOURG,FRANCE (BosNewsLife)-- A Christian Europarliamentarian has urged Ireland to use its European Union presidency to tackle the world's "growing persecution of Christians."

BREAKING NEWS: Dutch, EU Legislators Urge Pakistan To Release Christian Girl; Thousands Flee


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

THE HAGUE/ISLAMABAD (BosNewsLife)-- Dutch parliamentarians urged the Netherlands and the European Union on Monday, August 20, to demand freedom for a Christian girl who has been jailed in Pakistan on charges of blasphemy against Islam.

 

EU Urges Iran To Release Pastor Facing Execution; Hundreds Detained


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

TEHRAN/BRUSSELS (BosNewsLife)-- The European Union has urged Iran to release evangelical Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani who is facing the death penalty for refusing to recant his faith in Christ and return to Islam, a key European legislator told BosNewsLife.

 

Europe Condemns Crackdown On Coptic Christians In Egypt, Syria


By BosNewsLife Middle East Service with BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

CAIRO/BRUSSELS (BosNewsLife)-- The European Parliament (EP) has condemned violence against Coptic Christians in Egypt, after at least 25 were killed and more than 300 wounded by security forces in Cairo during a peaceful protest earlier this month, a key legislator told BosNewsLife Friday, October 28.