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Pakistan’s 'Last Self-Declared Jew' Attacked, Detained

One of Pakistan’s most well-known Jewish citizens was allegedly beaten and held in police custody Wednesday after an argument broke out about the rights of non-Muslims in the country. In an interview with VOA, Fishel Benkhald said he was taken into custody initially by the police and then handed over to the Rangers, a paramilitary force, and questioned for hours. “They took me to the Rangers area... I was still handcuffed and I was blindfolded. ... They didn’t beat me up much, just...

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