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Govt shying away from pressing Americans for Aafia release: Fowzia US rights activist Saalakhan says Aafia case worst miscarriage of US justice Peshawar, March 12: The government of Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif like the past regime of Asif Zardari is shying away from pressing the administration of United States of America on the serious human rights issue of Dr Aafia Siddiqui, said Aafia Movement Pakistan leader Dr Fowzia Siddiqui, addressing a crowded press conference at Peshawar Press Club here on Tuesday. She said the government had agreed

By LeiLani Dowell on December 3, 2012 Dec. 3 — Arriving in Karachi, Pakistan, at 4 a.m. for a trip in support of efforts to free and repatriate Dr. Aafia Siddiqui, former U.S. Congressperson Cynthia McKinney and International Action Center Co-Director Sara Flounders received an overwhelmingly warm welcome on Dec. 2. Hundreds of Siddiqui’s supporters met the two at the airport in the wee hours of the morning, carrying flowers, signs and banners, and chanting “Free Aafia!” and “Welcome!” Siddiqui is a Pakistani political prisoner

ATTOCK, Dec 6: Dr Fouzia Siddiqui along with two American human rights activists on Thursday visited Attock in connection with her movement to get her sister Dr Afia Siddiqui released from the US detention. She visited Attock on the invitation of Pakistan Medical Association. Speaking at a press conference, Dr Fouzia said former US congressperson Cynthia McKinney and International Action Centre’s co-director Sara Flounders arrived in Pakistan a few days back in support of the ongoing “Free Afia movement.” She alleged that the government of

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