UK's Cameron asks Pakistan to treat Briton jailed for blasphemy fairly

December 5, 2014 12:51 PM

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UK's Cameron asks Pakistan to treat Briton jailed for blasphemy fairly

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron asked his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif on Friday to ensure a British man jailed for blasphemy is treated fairly and that his history of mental health is taken into account.

Cameron raised the case of 70-year-old Muhammad Asghar during a meeting in London with Prime Minister Sharif, the British leader's spokeswoman told reporters, saying more junior government officials had previously raised the same matter.

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