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Review GSP status if Pakistan fails to persuade Taliban: EU

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In a resolution on Afghanistan, the EU Parliament has asked Pakistan to use its influence on the Taliban to ensure stability in the war-torn country.

Ehsanullah Ehsan spreading TTP propaganda on social media; PTA unaware

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June 25th, 2021; By Ahmed Saeed; LAHORE ; Former TTP spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan is propagating hateful content, & TTP propaganda & news on Facebook. Meanwhile the PTA says it is unaware of any such account.
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Rights Watch | 21st June 2021

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A man in Lodhran has been arrested for the suspected murder of his wife and then dumping her charred remains into a canal. Apparently, he had dismembered the woman’s body and then burnt it in an oven. For more stories on human rights abuses, keep reading.
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Rights Watch | 16th April 2021

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Peshawar East Cantt police on the orders of a sessions court lodged an FIR under section 295-A and 295-C against Aurat Azadi March organizers participants in Islamabad for allegedly displaying blasphemous slogans. For more human rights news, keep reading.

Rights Watch | 13th March 2021

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TTP threatens organizers of women's rights rallies on International Women's Day for alleged blasphemy and obscenity following online misinformation campaign targeting Aurat March and Aurat Azadi March. For more human rights news, keep reading.

Rights Watch | 22nd February 2021

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Jazz launches 3G and 4G services in South Waziristan border areas a month after Prime Minister Imran Khan assured provision of quality internet in the region. Students express relief and joy over finally being able to attend online classes. For more human rights stories, keep reading.
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Rights Watch | 11th February 2021

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30-year-old woman with properties to her name found dead under mysterious circumstances in her home in Chakwal. Police yet to determine sexual assault, but place suspicion on relatives of the woman, who had been living alone after the death of her parents, who may have had an eye on her properties. For more news, keep reading.
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Rights Watch | 9th January 2021

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Commuters in Karachi on Friday clashed with rally-goers protesting against target killing of Hazara Shia coal miners in Balochistan last week. For more news on the human rights situation in Pakistan, check out Rights Watch.

3 sentenced to death for sharing ‘blasphemous’ content on social media

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January 9th, 2021; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; An anti-terrorism court in Islamabad on Friday sentenced three to death for sharing blasphemous content on social media while a fourth accused was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment.
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Rights Watch | 7th January 2021

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Shia organizations in Sindh stage protests in various towns and cities across the province against the Hazara Shia coal miners massacre in Macch. Keep reading for more news on the rights situation in Pakistan.