Asia Bibi

Pakistani court upholds death sentence for Asia Bibi, Christian woman accused of insulting Islam

Asia Bibi was harvesting berries in Pakistan five years ago when she took the drink of water that could cost her her life. A Christian in the Muslim-dominated and increasingly intolerant nation, the mother of five was quickly assailed by the other women working the field in a tiny village in the Punjab province. First they said they would not …

einfalPakistani court upholds death sentence for Asia Bibi, Christian woman accused of insulting Islam

Latest Rant: Can Washington trust its relationship with Turkey?

“What use is this so-called Western ‘ally’ or NATO member when Turkey has declined to join the coalition (against ISIS), to give access to its airbases, and flatly refused to stop this human massacre just a mile from its border? … The truth is…for Turkey, the threat of an independent Kurdish state is far more alarming than an Islamic State!”

einfalLatest Rant: Can Washington trust its relationship with Turkey?

Is Turkey vital in fight against ISIS?

If ISIS were to gain full control of Kobani, it would give them territory right on Turkey’s doorstep: Walid Phares on what impact Ankara could have in helping the US coalition

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Reyhaneh Jabbari

Family of Rayhaneh Jabbari, Iranian woman on death row in dark despite report she could be spared

The fate of the Iranian woman sentenced to die for killing a man she says tried to rape her remains unclear despite reports she could be spared, according to her mother, who told FoxNews.com her daughter is now being pressured by authorities to sign yet another bogus confession. Rayhaneh Jabbari, 26, was scheduled to be executed sometime this week, after …

einfalFamily of Rayhaneh Jabbari, Iranian woman on death row in dark despite report she could be spared
Update from Iran: Rayhaneh Jabbari mother confirms execution set for Wednesday, Oct 7

Execution of Iranian woman accused of killing attacker back on, says mom

The reprieve for an Iranian woman sentenced to die for killing a man she says tried to rape her has proven short, according to her mother, who told FoxNews.com her daughter is now slated to go to the gallows next week. The last several days have been a cruel roller coaster ride for Sole Pakravan, whose daughter has spent seven …

einfalExecution of Iranian woman accused of killing attacker back on, says mom
Reyhaneh Jabbari

Mother of Rayhaneh Jabbari, Iranian woman sentenced to death makes plea for daughter’s life

The mother of an Iranian woman sentenced to death for killing her would-be rapist made a desperate plea to the government to spare her daughter’s life in a FoxNews.com interview Tuesday, just hours after the execution was postponed. A distraught Shole Pakravan, whose daughter, Rayhaneh Jabbari, 26, has spent seven years in prison awaiting execution, spoke to FoxNews.com via Skype …

einfalMother of Rayhaneh Jabbari, Iranian woman sentenced to death makes plea for daughter’s life