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Pakistan sentences Christian brothers to death for online blasphemy

Pakistan sentences Christian brothers to death for online blasphemy

Country: 
Pakistan
News Date: 
15/12/2018
Lancastrian
Summary: 

Two Pakistani Christian brothers have been sentenced to death on blasphemy charges, according to the Centre for Legal Aid, Assistance and Settlement (CLAAS). Qaisar and Amoon Ayub, from Lahore, were accused of posting offensive material against Islam on their website in 2011. The duo fled the country and were on the run for four years, however they were later arrested when they returned home.