Latest posts by R Umaima Ahmed from August, 2023
On 16th August, over 19 churches and 80 Christian homes were vandalised by an angry mob reacting to an alleged incident of blasphemy in Jaranwala, a town in Faisalabad, Punjab province.
On August 9, 2023, the Pakistan National Assembly was dissolved to pave way for the upcoming election and dozens of bills were hurriedly passed that limit civil liberties and stifle dissent.
"Another former prime minister convicted and disqualified from running for office in Pakistan. A sad reflection of lack of full democracy."