Pakistan Authorities Arrest 44 in Connection with Killing of Christian Couple

Authorities in Pakistan have arrested 44 people in connection with the brutal murder of a Christian husband and wife accused of burning several pages of a Quran. The details of the crime are incredibly disturbing: The mob first broke the couple’s legs so they could not flee, then threw them into a massive kiln where they were burned alive. They were both in their mid-20s. The Prime Minister released a statement saying that the courts would show the 44 accused of taking part in the crime “no mercy,” adding that the country must “act proactively to protect its minorities from violence and injustice” …

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