In 2019, Thomson Reuters reported that more than 500,000 refugees worldwide have left Eritrea, up from 486,200 a year earlier.
Roberto Quiñones Haces was sentenced to one year in a labour camp, according to the U.S. State Department.
The curriculum does not include material relating to the persecution of Christians. Instead, Christians are depicted as infidels.
Three Iranian Christians had to flee the country to avoid 35 years of prison for their faith.
Bibi became the face of persecuted Christians in Pakistan after she was sentenced to death under the country’s blasphemy law.
Oromo is the country’s largest ethnic group but remains marginalised and severely persecuted.
According to the Christian owners, local police have sided with the vandals, leaving them without a livelihood.
March for the Martyrs collected ten informative and surprising facts about Christian persecution.
Caviezel emphasised that it’s essential for Christians to pay attention to these troubling acts of persecution and to take action.