Melanie McDonagh Melanie McDonagh

When will Britain take a stand against Pakistan?

Pakistani Christians worshiping on Christmas Day in Lahore (Photo by ARIF ALI/AFP via Getty Images)

Well, now that we’re all fired up about Britain’s moral role in the world courtesy of Theresa May, who is indignant about cuts to the overseas aid budget, how about moving on to Pakistan? This week a Pakistani court has ruled that a 12-year-old Christian girl, Farah Shaheen, consented to her marriage with an alleged abductor over twice her age and consented freely to convert to Islam.

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