Four Christians were initially arrested in 2016 for “acting against national security” for leading house churches in Rasht
The man put his daughter's dead body in the trunk of his car and disposed it in a nearby village.
The legislature passed amendments regarding the country’s Islamic Penal Code which would negatively impact Christians
Archbishop Ramzi Garmou of Tehran, the president of the Iranian bishops’ conference, spoke with Aid to the Church in Need (ACN)
This case is a reflection of the poor treatment Christians regularly receive from the Iranian judicial system
"Faces of the persecution" (Faces da Perseguição) will be a weekly series that presents the life of persecuted Christians
Fires have been reported at three sites belonging to religious minorities in Iran.
Ismaeil Maghrebinejad was arrested in Shiraz in January 2019 and charged with “propaganda against the state" among others
Iran has a long history of using the judicial system to condemn Christians to long sentences in some of the harshest jails.