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August 18, 2018

Chinese Officials Raid Church Summer Camp, Dismiss Leaders for Holding ‘Illegal’ Retreat

After raiding a church summer camp for children in China’s Gansu province, authorities dismissed two Catholic priests for holding an “illegal” retreat as persecution intensifies. Catholic […]
August 18, 2018

Iran’s Ethnic, Religious Minorities Face Persecution, Sectarian Discrimination

The non-Persian population in Iran has faced many problems that were accumulated even before the establishment of the Iranian republic. The demands of the oppressed minorities […]
August 18, 2018

With World’s Attention on Rohingya Muslims, Christians in Burma Also Face Brutal Persecution

With the world’s attention fixed on the horribly violent persecution of Burma’s Rohingya Muslims, Christians are also suffering from a less visible but also brutal mistreatment […]
August 17, 2018

Repressed Religion: Uighurs in Xinjiang Endure Torture in “Re-Education” Camps  

China’s stout denial of the report of the UN human rights panel on the persecution of one million ethnic Uighurs in Xinjiang province is rather unlikely […]
August 17, 2018

Vietnam Court Jails Catholic Activist for 20 Years

A court in central Vietnam has given a 20-year jail sentence to a Catholic rights activist for conducting activities seeking “to overthrow the people’s government,” UCA […]
August 17, 2018

Egyptian Pastor Used Jet Ski to Escape Being Tortured for Christ

The Rev. Majed El Shafie was given the offer of a lifetime during his torturous imprisonment in Egypt as the ex-Muslim leader of a successful and […]