Christians gather during President Evo Morales’ first visit to Chacarillas in 2012. (Morning Star News)

Bolivia’s Evangelical Christians Launch Fight for Religious Freedom

COCHABAMBA, Bolivia (Morning Star News) – Evangelical Christians have begun their battle against new measures that could result in the dissolution of Protestant denominations and other groups that have ministered in Bolivia for decades. As organizations that fail to comply with the new government measures will lose their legal standing, the National Association of Evangelicals of […]

Rights activist Mina Thabet (center) and others examine church building set ablaze on Aug. 14, 2013. (Morning Star News)

One Year after Historic Attacks, Egypt Has Yet to Aid Christians

ISTANBUL (Morning Star News) – One year after the attacks, Mina Thabet can still see the ruins in his mind; a seemingly endless series of scorched, hollowed-out church buildings, schools, homes and businesses stretching out across Egypt. On Aug. 14, 2013, thousands of Muslims began a four-day rampage throughout the country seeking revenge for the military-backed, […]

Arabic “N” or “nun” symbol, for Nazarene, identifying Christians in Mosul. (symboldictionary.net)

Humanitarian Catastrophe in Mosul, Iraq Demands Response

(Morning Star News) – Less than a week after Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Va.) described the Islamist takeover of Mosul, Iraq as genocide and challenged the West to counteract it, Nina Shea, director of the Hudson Institute’s Center for Religious Freedom, published a trenchant piece on the Fox News website asserting that ISIS, the Sunni Muslim […]

Breaking News

The Rev. Sonja Bewarang, CAN Plateau state chairman. (Morning Star News)

Muslim Herdsmen in Nigeria Kill 18 Christians in Plateau, Kaduna States

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – The 14 people killed in an attack by Muslim Fulani herdsmen last week in Plateau state were Christians killed for their faith, not cattlemen slain for their livestock, area Christians said. In Yelwa, where Muslim Fulani cattlemen have largely replaced Christian ethnicities over the years by means of slash-and-shoot attacks, [...]

Spotlight

Hussein Hassan Mohammed, face hidden as a security precaution. (Morning Star News)

Convert from Islam in Kenya Released from Prison after Beatings, Attempted Poisoning

NAIROBI, Kenya (Morning Star News) – A recent convert from Islam arrested … [Read More...]

Borno state, Nigeria. (Wikipedia)

Massacre in Predominantly Christian Gwoza, Nigeria Said to Leave 100 Dead

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – After weeks of sacking villages and … [Read More...]

Rep. Chris Smith in recent trip to Nigeria. (Morning Star News)

Christians Killed in Nigeria in 1st Half of Year 91 Percent of Total Last Year, Group Says

(Morning Star News) – Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and others killed … [Read More...]

Commentary & Analysis

Arabic “N” or “nun” symbol, for Nazarene, identifying Christians in Mosul. (symboldictionary.net)

Humanitarian Catastrophe in Mosul, Iraq Demands Response

(Morning Star News) – Less than a week after Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Va.) described the Islamist takeover of Mosul, Iraq as genocide and challenged the West to counteract it, Nina Shea, director of the Hudson Institute’s Center for Religious Freedom, published a trenchant piece on the Fox News website asserting that ISIS, the Sunni Muslim [...]

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