Ruth Pfau, a German nun who ministered to Pakistan’s leprosy patients, dies at 87

The Express TribuneWASHINGTON — Dr. Ruth Pfau, a German nun who became known as the “Mother Teresa of Pakistan” for her decades-long ministry to the country’s leprosy patients, a moral and medical campaign that helped curb one of the most stigmatized diseases in …Ruth Pfau, “Mother of Leprosy Patients,” Has Died ..

Known as the Mother Teresa of Pakistan, she helped defeat one of the most stigmatized diseases in human history

Washington PostDr. Ruth Pfau, a German nun who became known as the “Mother Teresa of Pakistan” for her decades-long ministry to the country’s leprosy patients, a moral and medical campaign that helped curb one of the most stigmatized diseases in human history, died …Ruth Pfau, “Mother of Leprosy Patients,” Has Died ..

Ruth Pfau, Beacon For Pakistan’s Leprosy Patients, Dies At 87

NPRRuth Pfau was not supposed to go to Pakistan. The German-born nun and doctor had been sent by her Catholic order to India. But on her way, in 1960, visa hang-ups forced her to stop in the Pakistani city of Karachi — and that was where she encountered Ruth Pfau: Pakistan’s ‘Mother Teresa’ dies aged 87 ..

Helmut Kohl, German statesman who united his country after Cold War, dies at 87

Washington PostHelmut Kohl, the West German politician who became an unlikely international statesman when he helped unite Communist East Germany with the West after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and served as chancellor of a unified Germany for much of the …Helmut Kohl, Chancellor Who Reunited a Divided Germany, Dies at 87 ..

Pakistan’s answer to Mother Teresa, Ruth Pfau, dies

Arab NewsDUBAI: Pakistan’s answer to Mother Teresa, Ruth Pfau, a doctor and nun who dedicated her life to eradicating leprosy in Pakistan died in Karachi on Friday aged 87. Born in Leipzig in 1929, she saw her home destroyed by bombing during World War Two.Pak’s ‘Mother Teresa’ Dr Ruth Pfau no more ..