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A young forgotten sister from Karachi – Dr. Aafia Siddiqui ?

    Letters to Editor.   No commitment to Truth of the government   Sir,   Referring to the recently published report of the US Senate Intelligence Committee on the recent history of torture by the CIA the Foreign Office Spokesperson Tasnim Aslam in her weekly briefing is reported to have said: “We deplore the systematic torture of the detainees at various locations by the CIA ...

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Wednesday the 10th of December 2014- Manchester, UK

Peaceful Vigil: Dr. Aafia Siddiqui   International Human Rights Day Pakistani Consulate - Manchester, UK Wednesday, 10 December 2014 As we observed International ‘Human Rights Day', we reflected deeply about those deprived of their civil liberties and freedom. It was a day to provide a voice for the voiceless. A day to stand up for the oppressed.  A group of about 50 activists, mainly wo ...

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عافیہ کی رہائی کیلئے جدوجہد اور تیز ہو – حفیظ خٹک

اتوار 3 اگست 2014 کو عافیہ کی رہائی کیلئے جدوجہد کرنے والوں نے ڈاکٹر فوزیہ کی اپیل پر یوم تشکر منایا۔اس دن کی مناسبت سے شہر قائد کے علاقے گلشن اقبال میں واقع ڈاکٹر عافیہ کی رہائش گاہ جو کہ اب عافیت سیکریٹریٹ بن چکا ہے وہاں اک پرہجوم پریس کانفرنس کا اہتمام کیا گیا۔کانفرنس میں عافیہ کی رہائی کیلئے روز اول سے کاوشیں کرنے والی این جی اووز سمیت انفرادی سطح پر کام کرنے والے مختلف شخصیات نے حصوصی طور پر شرکت کی۔20 ...

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Gratitude, love and prayers from Dr. Aafia’s family.

Dear Friends, It is August 1. We have three more days, midnight August 3 in Washington DC, to reach 100,000 signatures. We are so very close.  If we reach our goal this petition will be presented to President Obama for review. President Obama may choose to act on it immediately. He may decide to look more closely into the case. He may not choose to act at all. We are hoping and praying that his sense o ...

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