Pakistani girl face death accused of burning Koran

Three witnesses whose testimony could absolve a 14-year-old Pakistani girl facing life in prison have changed their statements. It’s the latest twist in the case of Rimsha Masih, a Christian teenager who was charged more than a month ago under Pakistan’s blasphemy laws for allegedly burning pages of Islam’s holy book for cooking fuel. She… Read More Pakistani girl face death accused of burning Koran

Vandals spray graffiti on Catholic Church on Mount Zion

Police say graffiti spray-painted on Dormition Abbey on Mount Zion, including the words “price tag” and “Jesus is a bastard.” Police opened an investigation Tuesday into a suspected “price tag” attack on Dormition Abbey church on Jerusalem’s Mount Zion. According to police, graffiti was spray-painted on the door of the Franciscan Convent located adjacent to… Read More Vandals spray graffiti on Catholic Church on Mount Zion