"Parents want their children not to forget their roots when they live in a foreign country," the national office explained.
Trabzon’s Hagia Sophia is smaller than its Istanbul namesake, but shares a similar history. It is a conserved Byzantine church.
The 190-year-old St. George Armenian Church's owner has been unable to receive alteration permissions from the Culture Ministry
Moroccan Christians worship in secret house churches to avoid state sanctions or harassment from society.
After three decades of strict Islamist rule in Sudan, Muslims can leave their religion without fear of execution.
Istanbul’s ancient Hagia Sophia will be covered by curtains or lasers during times of Muslim prayer, Erdogan's spokesman said
Six churches have been forced to close one of which is home to the head of l’Eglise Protestante d’Algerie (EPA).
Religious minorities, including Christians, Hindus, Sikhs, and other non-Muslim faith groups in Pakistan have to face this ban
A former sheikh (Muslim teacher) in eastern Uganda became a Christian - Muslim villagers surrounded his house and set it ablaze