Karachi, August 01: The family of Aafia Siddiqui has requested peace-loving people to sign a petition urging the President of United States of America Barak Hussein Obama to consider the case of Pakistani mother Dr Aafia Siddiqui on humanitarian grounds. In a statement issued here Friday, the Aafia family said we have three more days till midnight August 3 in Washington DC, to reach 100,000 signatures on the petition. “We are so very close. If we reach our goal this petition will be presented to President
Civil society throngs in 100 Pakistani cities: Democracy agenda not complete till Aafia release: speakers
Karachi, March 30: The sitting government had pledged with their voters to free Dr Aafia Siddiqui from the American detention; however, solid efforts in this regard are yet to be taken on the government level. In Pakistan the agenda of democracy would remain incomplete till innocent Aafia is released and repatriated, said speakers of a big solidarity rally and public signature campaign at Two-Sword roundabout in Karachi on Sunday, March 30, to express solidarity with the Pakistani mother on completion of her 11 years
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
ISLAMABAD: Dr Fauzia Siddiqui has said that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PMLN) acquired votes from the people in the name of Dr Aafia, but it did not do anything for her release – ARY News reports. Talking to ARY News after a debate held at the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS), Dr Fauzia said that the Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif has not made any serious efforts for the release of her sister, Dr Aafia Siddiqui. She said that if the Government pressurizes the United States (US)
The Peace-Thru-Justice foundation has started a world wide mobilization for our sister Aafia. The President Mauri Saalakhan is arrived to Pakistan Wednesday 5th March 2014 . NOTE: El-Hajj Mauri’ Saalakhan is a Metropolitan Washington, DC-based human rights advocate; author, lecturer and poet. His work has taken him across America into Africa, Europe, the Indian subcontinent, and the Middle East. He is a founder of the Coalition against Political Imprisonment (CAPI); and a founder of the National Association for Police Accountability (NAPA). He is also the founder of - and presently serves as Director of Operations for -The Peace
WALK FOR A CAUSE (For the Release of Aafia Siddiqui) ON MONDAY 23rd DECEMBER 2013 from Thokar Niaz Baig(Lahore) to Jati Umra (Raiwind).