Tag: Irán

Half of the world population face religious persecution

According to two recent reports, more than half of the world's population suffer from growing religious persecution.

Iranian Christians face continued legal harrassment

It is not rare that Christians are being sent to “re-education” sessions with Islamic clerics.

One Iranian Christian Released, Four More Arrested

Souzanchi spent two years in Evin Prison before being transferred to in December 2019 to Greater Tehran Penitentiary.

The five countries with the most Christian prisoners

Through prison sentences, governments prevents Christians from spreading the Gospel and discourage others confessing their faith.

Iran releases Christian convert imprisoned for membership in evangelistic group

Iran uses the country’s Penal Code to prosecute Christians for their peaceful religious activities.

Iranian convert on hunger strike while imprisoned

Iranian officials have monitored Firouzi since his first arrest in 2011.

Three Iranian Christians’ Imprisonment Sentencing Upheld

Pooriya Peyma received a 91-day sentence and did not appeal.

Iran denies UN claims of Christian persecution

Iran continues to imprison, harass and persecute Christians, particularly those of Muslim faith backgrounds.

Iranian Christian arrested for the third time by "morality police"

Despite her good relationship with her employer, she has also been unable to return to work since her release last year.

Iranian Christian Arrested For The Third Time

Most recently, she was arrested by the “morality police”.