PAKISTAN: Killer of ‘blasphemous’ student sentenced to death, 30 others get jail time

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One of the attackers, Imran Ali was sentenced to death for shooting the victim. Five other men were given a 25 year sentence whilst another 25 were handed three years. The remaining 25 were acquitted. IN

“An anti-terrorism court in Haripur (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) announced its verdict against the killers of Mashal Khan, the Pakistani student lynched to death for allegedly posting blasphemous content on Facebook…” Click here for full text.

AsiaNews
Shafique Khokar
7 February 2018

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