Advocacy

European Parliament Passes Resolution in Support of Shagufta and Shafqat on Death Row in Pakistan on Blasphemy Charges.

Jubilee Campaign welcomes the European Parliament Resolution that passed today and echoes the call for the European Commission to “immediately review” the trade deal with Pakistan (GSP+) in light of the provision of the death penalty for blasphemy and the use of blasphemy laws to arbitrarily incarcerate numerous individuals. The European Parliament passes a resolution in support …

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Abdolreza Haghnejad

Name: Abdolreza Ali (Matthias) Haghnejad Country/Area of Origin: Iran Background: Haghnejad is one of the group of nine Iranian Christian converts that were arrested throughout January and February 2019. Reason for Arrest: In February 2019, Abdolreza Haghnejad was arrested, coinciding with the detention of his Iranian Christian colleagues – Shahrooz Eslamdoust, Khalil Dehghanpour, Hossein Kadivar, Kamal …

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Shahrooz Eslamdoust

Name: Shahrooz Eslamdoust Country/Area of Origin: Iran Background: Eslamdoust is one of the group of nine Iranian Christian converts that were arrested throughout January and February 2019. Reason for Arrest: On 15 February 2019, Shahrooz Eslamdoust was arrested with Mohammed Vafadar and Kamal Naamanian during a house church raid. Their arrests coincided with the detention of …

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