Tag: Asian Christian persecution

Result of second instance of Christian bookstore owner still pending in China

Selling Christian books in Communist China is considered as “illegal business operations”.

Anti-Christian violence on the rise in India

In some areas of Karnataka, police have told Christians to cancel their Christmas programs

Indonesian Christian charged with blasphemy for offensive Twitter post

Non-Muslims being charged and jailed for blasphemy in Indonesia in unfortunately commonplace.

Pakistan municipality bans "use of derogatory term" for Christians

Around 80% of Pakistan’s sanitation workforce are Christian despite only making up 2% of the country’s population.

Myanmar Junta killed two Chin pastors last week

Pastor Om Kee from Oakphu ward in Kanpetlet, Chin state, was arrested on Saturday and killed the next day.

Christian home in burned to ash by suspected Hindu radicals in India

Across India attacks on Christians and their places of worship continue to be reported in greater number and severity.

Pakistani Christians tighten security around churches before Christmas

The Taliban frequently target churches and Christian institutes in Pakistan.

Attacks on Christians in Southern India on the rise again

Radical nationalists falsely accuse Christians of forcefully converting individuals to Christianity to justify harassment.

A Pentecostal church in Chin State burned down by the Burmese army

Since the 9th of September, more than 450 houses, including five church buildings were burned down in the now desolated Thantlang.

Islamist mob tortures Sri Lankan man to death over alleged "blasphemy"

The law is also used by Islamist extremists to target religious minorities — Christians, Shi’as, Ahmadiyyas and Hindus.