Tag: Middle East

Iranian Christian converts receive reduced sentences

The update to the penal code in February 2021 suggests that religious freedom in Iran will continue to be severely restricted.

The sentence of three Irani converts was reduced with years

Three Iranian Christian converts have had their sentences reduced from five years to three years.

ADF warns that Afghan Christians will be "targeted with deadly violence"

As of last Saturday, 117,000 people had been evacuated from Afghanistan

Pope Francis calls for Christians to pray for Afghanistan

In many cases, known Christians must flee Afghanistan or risk being killed.

Thirteen US soldiers killed in Kabul terror attack

Republicans quickly pointed the blame for the terror attacks at President Joe Biden.

Afghan Christians pledge to Continue God’s Work in the Middle East

In many cases, known Christians must flee Afghanistan or risk being killed.

Catholic charity has sent nearly $50M to aid Syrians since start of civil war

The charity has built a soup kitchen and a social market in Syria while also building two COVID-19 testing center.

Tristan Azbej congratulated the graduate students of HHP scholarship program

Recently, graduate students of the Hungary Helps scholarship program were invited to a gala dinner and praised for their work

Blinken emphasizes human rights in meeting with Saudi prince

As of now, there is not a single church building in Saudi Arabia.

New Iranian bill could allow death penalty for Christian activity

Iran already increased the criminalisation of Christian activity with updates to the Penal Code this year.