Supporters of Tehreek-e-Labaik Ya Rasool Allah, a hardline religious party, demand Asia Bibi’s execution. Photo: AFP

Pakistani woman Asia Bibi acquitted after Supreme Court overturns death sentence for blasphemy

  • Asia Bibi has been living on death row since 2010 when she became the first woman to be sentenced to death under Pakistan’s blasphemy laws
  • She was condemned for allegedly making derogatory remarks about Islam after neighbours objected to her drinking water from their glass because she was not Muslim
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Supporters of Tehreek-e-Labaik Ya Rasool Allah, a hardline religious party, demand Asia Bibi’s execution. Photo: AFP
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