US concerned about status of minorities in Pakistan: Ambassador Samuel Brownback

Pakistanis won’t let Ahmadi Muslims register as Muslims,” says US diplomat

Source: financialexpress.com | By PTI | theweek.in

“We are concerned about Pakistan because of the harshness of the persecution atmosphere and the number of people getting killed or the inability of the Ahmadi Muslims to function in the country because they – the Pakistanis — won’t let them register as Muslims,” Brownback told a news conference here.

US Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Samuel Brownback | Twitter

US Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Samuel Brownback | Twitter

The United States is concerned about the status of minorities in Pakistan, particularly the harshness of its persecution atmosphere and the number of people getting killed, US Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Samuel Brownback said on Thursday.

Responding to a question, Brownback said that the administration has been working with a number of the development organisations to ask them to consider if they can help religious minorities in countries, particularly where they are persecuted.

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