A new report shows the severe lack of religious freedom in China

ICC published an in-depth report in the summer of 2020 examining the legal mechanisms China uses to suppress religion. 

Three hundred schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria

This is the second such kidnapping in a little more than a week in Nigeria.

Philippine police storm Catholic school to arrest students

Church, rights groups condemn a raid that police claim was a rescue bid to save indigenous children from terrorism

Iraqi prime minister: "Iraq is not Iraq without Christians"

The local Christians praised the efforts of the current Iraqi government to protect the nation's cultural and religious pluralism.

Copts remember the sixth anniversary of the massacre of Coptic martyrs

Today we remember the 6th anniversary of the massacre of twenty Copts in Libya in the company of their Ghanaian workmates.

Saint Paul Miki and Companions, the martyrs of Nagasaki

On the 6th of February, we commemorate twenty-six martyrs killed in 1597 in Nagasaki.

Severe vandalism and arson of a church in Germany

The local police have begun an investigation.

New report explains why North Korea is first on Open Doors' World Watch List

There were 273 victims of persecution reported for the years of 2019 and 2020.

Capital executions of jihadists after terror attack in Baghdad

Of the prisoners sentenced to death in Iraq, most are IS fighters, but there are also common criminals among them.

Two churches tagged with swastikas in France

In January, two churches and a town hall were tagged with swastikas in the department of Seine-et-Marne, France.