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Another church attacked by Burmese army in Chin State

Since September, more than 300 houses, including four churches, have been burned to the ground in the now deserted town.

Nigerian Christians threatened and urged to close church

Spokesman for the Zamfara State police, DSP Mohammed Shehu, confirmed the threat to Sahara reporters.

Man fires at church in Texas, Houston

The shooting happened between 3 and 4 a.m.

Activist not afraid of racking up arrests "in effort to save live"

After spending about four to five hours in custody, Bukovinac and the other pro-life activists were released.

Christian minister and fellow believer detained by Chinese police

The Chinese Christian minority faces regular persecution from the Communist authorities.

Al-Shabaab killed at least eight in Somalia

The bomb exploded in front of a school.

Salesians arrested in early November in Ethiopia have been released

The Ethiopian government closely monitors international cooperation organisations, including those linked to the Catholic Church

Tatmadaw raids Catholic institutions in Myanmar

Kayah State is a stronghold of Catholicism, with a population of 90,000 Catholics, about one-quarter of the total population.

Fulani herdsmen kill 10 Christians and burn over 100 Houses in overnight atack

ICC has recently paid hospital bills to 10 victims within the district, as well as some from other communities.

Repeated attacks on US Catholics raise questions among bishops

The USCCB has dedicated a page on its website listing news stories of vandalism by month.