People shout slogans during a huge street rally in support of Faisal ‘Khalid’ Khan, the teen accused of murdering US citizen Tahir Naseem inside a court in Peshawar last month. Photo: EPAPeople shout slogans during a huge street rally in support of Faisal ‘Khalid’ Khan, the teen accused of murdering US citizen Tahir Naseem inside a court in Peshawar last month. Photo: EPA
People shout slogans during a huge street rally in support of Faisal ‘Khalid’ Khan, the teen accused of murdering US citizen Tahir Naseem inside a court in Peshawar last month. Photo: EPA

Pakistan teen lauded as ‘holy warrior’ for gunning down US blasphemy suspect

  • The victim, 57-year-old Tahir Naseem, had described himself as ‘Jesus’s second coming, reviver, Prophet’ on social media
  • He was shot multiple times at a bail hearing in a Peshawar court and died on the spot. Thousands later rallied, in support of his murderer

Topic |   Pakistan
People shout slogans during a huge street rally in support of Faisal ‘Khalid’ Khan, the teen accused of murdering US citizen Tahir Naseem inside a court in Peshawar last month. Photo: EPAPeople shout slogans during a huge street rally in support of Faisal ‘Khalid’ Khan, the teen accused of murdering US citizen Tahir Naseem inside a court in Peshawar last month. Photo: EPA
People shout slogans during a huge street rally in support of Faisal ‘Khalid’ Khan, the teen accused of murdering US citizen Tahir Naseem inside a court in Peshawar last month. Photo: EPA
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