Christian minorities in Nigeria are receiving one-sixth of the food rations allotted to them, unlike their Muslim counterparts.
"These are horrific, opportunistic attacks on people who are defenceless in their homes during lockdown,”
Open Doors goes live on social media every day, with church leaders, to share spiritual encouragement for persecuted believers.
The Truro report states that the persecution of Christians is so extreme that it amounts to genocide in some parts of the world.
Sexual violence is reported as a primary tactic against women in 84% of countries where religious persecution is widespread.
Annual data suggests, in certain countries religious freedom is not guaranteed.
These countries bring millions of Christians onto Open Doors’s 2020 World Watch List of Christian.
Far east country rises 16 places on World Watch List