Tag: Open Doors

Christian minorities across Africa face extreme persecution amid the pandemic

Christian minorities in Nigeria are receiving one-sixth of the food rations allotted to them, unlike their Muslim counterparts.

Nigerian Christians targeted by Islamic militants during coronavirus lockdown

"These are horrific, opportunistic attacks on people who are defenceless in their homes during lockdown,”

Persecuted Christians at greater risk during coronavirus outbreak

Open Doors goes live on social media every day, with church leaders, to share spiritual encouragement for persecuted believers.

British Government commits to defend freedom of religion worldwide

The Truro report states that the persecution of Christians is so extreme that it amounts to genocide in some parts of the world.

New research shows sexual violence against Christian women is a global calamity

Sexual violence is reported as a primary tactic against women in 84% of countries where religious persecution is widespread.

Open Doors: Drastic increase in attacks against Christian targets

Annual data suggests, in certain countries religious freedom is not guaranteed.

The top 50 countries where it’s hardest to be a Christian in 2020

These countries bring millions of Christians onto Open Doors’s 2020 World Watch List of Christian.

Open Doors reported serious increase in persecution of Christians

Far east country rises 16 places on World Watch List