Tag: Asia

Violence against Christians in India, 17 incidents in 19 days

A.C. Michael: “Year 2020 has begun well for those who like to harass the Christian community.”

Police foiled church bomb plot in southern Philippines

The suspected confessed that they were instructed to carry out the bombing last mont.

Christian activist arrested in Tehran

Iranian news reports the arrest of Mary Fatemeh Mohammadi, a Christian human rights activist working from within Tehran.

The baptized have grown by 50 percent in the past 20 years in South Korea

Amid rising numbers the mass attendance dropped to almost 20 percent among Catholics.

India’s Christians see challenges ahead in 2020

Christians in India continued to endure an increasing number of attacks on their community in 2019

334 ISIS members released in Syria

In October incurred fears that the SDF could not manage the ISIS members and the area’s new security environment simultaneously.

Christians in India: The new citizenship law needs to be expanded

Christian leaders met with the president of the party, J.P. Nadda together with vice presidents, Dushyant Gautam and Tom Vadak.

Church demolished by suspected radicals in Southern India

Suspects are radical Hindu nationalists in a village called Kongalnagaram, in India’s Tamil Nadu state.

Indian pastor charged with illegally practicing medicine for praying for healing

Radical Hindu nationalists often use false criminal accusations to harass and persecuted Christians in India.