Flag of Uganda. (Wikipedia)

Muslim in Uganda Kills Daughter for Leaving Islam, Sister Says

NAIROBI, Kenya  (Morning Star News) – The 17-year-old daughter of a Muslim man in Uganda was able to attend one church service this month before he killed her for leaving Islam, sources said. Abdul Hakim Ibanda of Kamuli town in eastern Uganda beat Nanvunani Shamimu and her 19-year-old sister, Nawudo Hasifa, with a blunt instrument […]

Engraved image at Temple of Kom Ombo, Egypt. (Eliane Ceccon)

Christians Killed in Egypt Reflect Growing Hatred in Segments of Society

ISTANBUL, Turkey (Morning Star News) – A Coptic Christian teacher in Egypt allegedly shot by the teenage brother of one of his students has died, human rights activists said yesterday. Ashraf Alahm Atef Hanna, an English teacher at Marzouk Prep School in the village of Marzouk in Minya Province, succumbed to injuries from the shooting on […]

Hang Thi Dia, 9, after whipping with electrical cable. (Morning Star News)

Authorities in Vietnam Incite Villagers to Attack Christian Converts

(Morning Star News) – Inciting social hostility appears to have become a key way government officials in rural Vietnam try to contain, or at least slow, the growth of Christianity among ethnic minorities, sources said. Ethnic Hmong Christians were the targets of two incidents the past two months in Vietnam’s northwest. Village officials in Son […]

Breaking News

Sunny Masih, said to be murdered by Muslim for declining Islam. (Morning Star News)

Family of Christian Shot Dead in Pakistan Doubts Suicide Claim

LAHORE, Pakistan (Morning Star News) – The family of a 24-year-old Christian who died yesterday accuses a bank security guard of shooting the young man dead after the guard threatened him for refusing to convert to Islam. Sunny Masih, a father of two, was working as a cleaner at a branch of Bank Islami under construction on Nisbat [...]

Spotlight

Hassan Muwanguzi. (Morning Star News)

Convert from Islam in Uganda, Former Sheikh, Says Muslim Relatives Poisoned Him

NAIROBI, Kenya (Morning Star News) – Muslim relatives of a convert from … [Read More...]

Shafqat Emmanuel (Morning Star News via World Vision in Progress)

Christian Couple in Pakistan Sentenced to Death for ‘Blasphemy’

LAHORE, Pakistan (Morning Star News) – A Christian couple in Punjab … [Read More...]

Coastal town of Barawa, in southeastern Somalia. (Wikipedia)

Islamic Extremists in Somalia Behead Two Christians

NAIROBI, Kenya (Morning Star News) – Islamic extremists from the rebel Al … [Read More...]

Commentary & Analysis

Hang Thi Dia, 9, after whipping with electrical cable. (Morning Star News)

Authorities in Vietnam Incite Villagers to Attack Christian Converts

(Morning Star News) – Inciting social hostility appears to have become a key way government officials in rural Vietnam try to contain, or at least slow, the growth of Christianity among ethnic minorities, sources said. Ethnic Hmong Christians were the targets of two incidents the past two months in Vietnam’s northwest. Village officials in Son [...]

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