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Sakharov Prize Short List Announced, Pakistani Christian On Death Row Misses Cut

BRUSSELS — European lawmakers have chosen the three finalists for this year’s Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought.

The European Parliament’s foreign affairs and development committees voted on October 10 to short-list a group of people representing the Venezuelan opposition, …

Gunmen Kill Five In Attack On Shi’ites In Southwestern Pakistan

Gunmen ambushed a vehicle carrying minority Shi’ite Muslims in Pakistan’s southwestern city of Quetta on October 9, killing four of them and a passer-by, police say.

Two other passers-by were also wounded in the attack in Quetta, the capital of …

Pakistani Anti-Corruption Body Arrests Son-in-Law of Ousted PM Sharif

ISLAMABAD The son-in-law of ousted Pakistani premier Nawaz Sharif was arrested at Islamabad airport on Monday by Pakistan’s anti-corruption body on his return from London, officials said, a rare instance of a powerful Pakistani politician being detained.

Muhammad Safdar, a …

Pakistani Anti-Corruption Body Arrests Son-in-Law of Ousted PM Sharif

ISLAMABAD The son-in-law of ousted Pakistani premier Nawaz Sharif was arrested at Islamabad airport on Monday by Pakistan’s anti-corruption body on his return from London, officials said, a rare instance of a powerful Pakistani politician being detained.

Muhammad Safdar, a …

Gunmen Kill Five In Attack On Shi’ites In Southwestern Pakistan

Gunmen ambushed a vehicle carrying minority Shi’ite Muslims in Pakistan’s southwestern city of Quetta on October 9, killing four of them and a passer-by, police say.

Two other passers-by were also wounded in the attack in Quetta, the capital of …

PAKISTAN REJECTS U.S. LEADERS’ TERRORISM ALLEGATIONS

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan on Thursday rejected recent remarks by senior U.S. officials that Pakistan security agencies have links with the Afghan armed groups and that there are sanctuaries of terrorists in Pakistan.

Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff General …