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25 Pakistani Christians in prison for blasphemy

March 02, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: Six of the 25 have been sentenced to death. Islam is the official religion of the South Asian nation of 211 million (map), the fifth most populous in the world. 96% of Pakistan’s people are Muslim, 2% are Christian, and 1% are Hindu.

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