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Pakistan's hooggerechtshof spreekt Asia Bibi, een Christelijke Pakistaanse, in hoger beroep vrij van "godslastering".

Asia Bibi, die in 2010 werd veroordeeld tot de doodstraf, wordt onmiddellijk vrijgelaten.

Zaak kreeg wereldwijd veel aandacht. Groot nieuws dit:
2/ "the prosecution has categorically failed to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt," concluded the chief justice. "it is not for individuals, or a gathering (mob), to decide as to (...) Section 295-C has been committed or not."…
3/ "Bibi appeared to be in state of disbelief after hearing decision from her lawyer.

"I cant believe what I am hearing, will I go out now? Will they let me out, really?" Bibi told AFP by phone from prison. "I just don't know what to say, I am very happy"…
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hearing—"#China's Worldwide #Military Expansion" is a dramatic bellwether of growing concerns in Washington & beyond.

Now online—hard-hitting arguments + many data points, some deeply-analyzed yet hard to find elsewhere in public domain:
CAPT Jim Fanell, USN Ret, former @USPacificFleet N2:

"today, the PLA Navy consists of over 330 surface ships & 66 submarines, nearly 400 combatants. As of 4 May 2018, the @USNavy consists of 283 battle force ships: 211 surface ships and 72 submarines."
"By 2030, it is estimated [by Fanell & @SCheneyPeters in their chapter in @NavalWarCollege @ChinaMaritime Studies Institute's Chinese Naval Shipbuilding volume… @USNIBooks that] the PLANavy will consist of some 550 ships: 450 surface ships & 99 submarines."
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