Tag: Christian Persecution

Two churches attacked in Nigerian Kogi State

Being a Christian in Nigeria remains a life-threatening danger.

Christian group demands Cuba release pastor jailed for protesting regime

In 2012, the government confiscated the pastor’s church property.

Hearing at court of Päivi Räsänen will take place in January 2022

Exclusive: press release of Päivi Räsänen, Finnish parliament member, persecuted for standing up for the traditional family.

Wave of persecution hits Christian couple's home in Northern India

Radical Hindu nationalists often use false accusations of forced conversion to justify their assaults and have pastors arrested.

Christians in Afghanistan face "new phase" of crisis after loing contact with US

Christian population in Afghanistan is estimated at 12,000, making it one of the country’s largest religious minorities.

Pregnant woman survives massacre by hiding four days in a pit with her children

Juliet took her five children and hid in a mining pit. For four days, they lay still, with nothing to eat or drink.

Evangelical Mexicans lose access to water for refusing to deny their faith

This is not a one-off incident of Christian persecution in Mexico, which has risen due to drug cartel violence.

Chinese authorities reward citizens for reporting “illegal religious activities”

Since 2019, local authorities around China have all offered rewards for tip-off.

Report warns about "likely genocide" ocurring in North Korea

Conservative estimates suggest that about 80,000 to 120,000 people are held in labor and political prison camps inside North Korea

Nigerian priest fears more persecution after Boko Haram leader's death

The cleric claims that Islamic State is "gathering and absorbing" Boko Haram groups.