Asma Jahangir, Fearless Pakistani Rights Activist, Dies at 66


She gained international acclaim as the voice of conscience in a country where liberal, secular voices have been under threat.

Source: New York Times

The family of respected Pakistani rights advocate Asma Jahangir has confirmed her death from cardiac arrest.

Source: Deutsche Welle

She had recently won Sweden's alternative Nobel Prize for her work defending and promoting human rights.

Source: Deutsche Welle

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