If they can get to her before she can get out, they will kill her. And now, they just agreed to stop her from getting out.
Via Fox News:
The Christian woman in Pakistan who was on death row for nearly a decade before being acquitted by the country’s top court last week is now seeking asylum elsewhere, after widespread violent protests throughout the country.
Asia Bibi was convicted in 2010 after she allegedly contaminated a water jug — an offense viewed as blasphemy in the Muslim country.
Pakistan’s top court acquitted the 47-year-old on Wednesday and ordered her release in a move that infuriated the country’s hard-line Islamists, who have held nationwide protests demanding her execution.
Bibi’s husband, Ashiq Masih, released a video in Punjabi on Saturday asking the U.K. to grant his family asylum amid fears for their safety, Sky News reported.
“I am requesting the prime minister of the UK help us and as far as possible grant us freedom,” he said in a message directly to British Prime Minister Theresa May.
Masih also called for asylum from President Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in the clip, according to Sky News. France and Spain have offered Bibi asylum, but her path out of the country may have grown more complicated.
After three days of nationwide protests demanding her execution, the Islamists ended the violent clashes after the government agreed to impose a travel ban on Bibi and to allow her case to be reviewed.