Pakistan: death threats against lawyer Asma Jahangir

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Pakistan: death threats against lawyer Asma Jahangir

The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a joint programme of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), requests your urgent intervention in the following situation in Pakistan:

The observatory has been informed by reliable sources of death threats against Ms. Asma Jahangir, a prominent lawyer, FIDH Vice President, founder member, former chairperson and current board member of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) and fomer United Natiopns Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief.

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