Supreme Court acquits Asia Bibi after blasphemy charges not proven
The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday 31st of October 2018 acquitted Asia Bibi, a Christian woman sentenced to death over blasphemy allegations, and ordered her immediate release.
Asia Bibi was convicted in 2010 after being accused of insulting Islam in a row with her neighbors. She always maintained her innocence, but has spent most of the past eight years in solitary confinement. Her case has been deeply divisive in Pakistan where there is strong support for the blasphemy laws.
Asia Bibi’s acquittal: TLP protests in various cities across Pakistan
Protest is continue in every city of Pakistan against the Supreme Court decision to acquit the Pakistani Christian Woman Asia Bibi from all blasphemy charges and ordered to release her immediately. Security is high alert in all cities in Pakistan and especially in Christian areas in Pakistan. Pakistani Christians are celebrating the freedom of their sister in The LORD Asia Bibi while others are protesting, angry and asking for her death. Pakistani Christian need in urgent prayers.