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In blow to minorities, Pakistani court orders citizens to declare religion

In this March 2, 2018 photo, Pakistani Christian Razia Bibi talks about her brother Muhammad Mansha who spent nine years in jail accused of blasphemy until the Supreme Court acquitted him last year saying the evidence was insufficient, in Jand Wala Saroo, Pakistan. Pakistan’s blasphemy law terrifies minorities, quashes dissent and emboldens radicals, who use it to whip up extremism in the population and threaten those who oppose them. But now activists are calling for change in the law as Paki

 

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