Rescue Christians Exclusive: Original Photos / on-the-ground report about Mob Attacks in Pakistan
Note: All but one of the photos (the one at the very bottom) in this post were provided by our Rescue Christians contact in Pakistan.
After Sawan Masih was arrested and charged with blasphemy in Pakistan, an angry Muslim mob – estimated to be about 3000 strong – descended on the Christian area of Joseph Colony (near LaHore) and burned down hundreds of buildings, the majority of which were Christian homes. According to reports, police stood down and allowed the rioting to take place as Masih was detained.
In the wake of the riots, our people on the ground there have provided safe haven for at least 11 Christian families and made an attempt to do the same for Masih before he was arrested. However, the group that Masih entrusted his protection to actually turned him over to police.
Via Pakistan Today:
The area’s residents were also…
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