Celebration of Chhath, worship of Sun god, in Bihar, India. (Wikipedia)

Hindu Extremists Resolve to Kill Christians They Beat in Bihar, India

NEW DELHI (Morning Star News) – Among a wave of attacks against non-Hindus since the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) took power in India on May 26, a Christian couple in Bihar state required hospital treatment after Hindu extremists beat and publicly resolved to kill them. A small band of men forcefully entered the home of Shri […]

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 […]

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Pastor Tandin Yangwal. (plus.google.com)

Pastor in Bhutan Sentenced to Prison for Accepting Funds for Ministry

THIMPHU, Bhutan (Morning Star News) – A court in Bhutan on Wednesday sentenced pastor Tandin Wangyal to three years, 11 months in prison for receiving funds for ministry activities from a Christian organization. The verdict from the court in Dorokha, Samtse District asserts the pastor received US$11,864 in funding from a foreign Christian organization to conduct [...]

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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...]

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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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