Tag: Asian Christian persecution

Pakistan: Christian sanitation workers at risk amid COVID-19 lockdown

According to Pakistani Christian leaders, Christians make up between 80% to 90% of the country’s sanitation workforce.

India : Christians attacked and tortured in Uttar Pradesh

The officers torturing the faithful ordered them to deny their faith in Jesus Christ.

Anti-Christian violence is on the rise in India

In 2018, the Commission for Religious Freedom recorded 325 incidents: their number therefore increased by 12.6% in 2019.

Christian family violently expelled from village in Central India

As a result, the whole family has been forced to live homeless in the nearby jungle as they struggle to survive.

Persecution increasing in Sri Lanka, according to UN expert's recent report

Persecution increasing in Sri Lanka, says Christian group BPCA backs UN expert's recent report on violations of religious freedom.

India: Animists threaten to kill pastor's daughter who refused to deny Christ

Animists entered the pastor's property and told the Christians they would be expelled unless they abandoned their faith.

Laos: Protestant pastor arrested during worship

The population of the Bru people is distributed between Laos, Thailand and Vietnam.

Myanmar: Christian villages bombed in Chin State

Christian Chins constitute the most persecuted minority in Myanmar.

Malaysia’s new government concerns Christians, minorities.

PM Muhyiddin Yassin, a Malay nationalist, present new challenges to the Christians and minority groups in the country.

Pastor left in critical condition following attack by radicals in India

Pastor Palouse sustained a severe head injury, a broken elbow, several broken ribs, and a broken hand.