Update @ 2149: CodePink Activists arrested in Lahore

It is just being reported that Medea and Tighe, two US Human Rights activists who had come to Pakistan to stand up against these blatant human rights violation in Pakistan under the Martial Law have been arrested by the Punjab Police and are reportedly being held at Civil Lines. They’ve apparently also confiscated Khurram Khosa’s car, in which they were traveling.

They have at the moment many people working in their support from Lahore, as they made many friends during their brief stay there. We are also being told that the American Embassy is also assisting to orchestrate their release from captivity



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