Central Mosque, Jos, Nigeria. (El-siddeeq lame, Creative Commons)

Hundreds of Christians Slain in Plateau State, Nigeria

MANGU, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – At least 300 Christians have been massacred in one county of Plateau state, Nigeria since mid-May, including the killing of two pastors on Sunday (June 4), sources said. In Mangu County, Fulani terrorists killed the Rev. Shadrack Ayuba of the Assembly of God Nigeria church in Ntin Kombun village and […]

Benue River in Makurdi, Benue state, Nigeria. (Bandele Femi, Ashinze, Creative Commons)

Herdsmen Kill Dozens of Christians in Benue State, Nigeria

ABUJA, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – A Roman Catholic catechist and his wife were among dozens of Christians killed in central Nigeria’s Benue state last month, a local official said. Fulani herdsmen killed Dominic Dajo and his wife at the St. Peter Catholic Church in Hirnyam village, Guma County on May 8 in the course of […]

Sara Ahmadi and Homayoun Zhaveh. (Article 18)

Unusual Ruling Frees Christian Couple from Prison in Iran

(Morning Star News) – Iranian authorities released two Christian leaders from prison last week after a judge broke with common judicial practice in the country and ruled that home church participation was not illegal, sources said. Throwing out a 2020 conviction, a judge in Branch 34 of the Appeals Court in Tehran on May 9 […]

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Hindu Extremists Jail Pastors, Close Churches in India

NEW DELHI (Morning Star News) – Having spent a month in jail on baseless charges before his release on bail, Pastor R. Kirubendran was baffled at hostilities from police, media and villagers after serving a community in northern India without problem for several years. An explanation likely lies in the pattern of false accusations by Hindu […]

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Pastor, Wife among 43 Christians Killed in Central Nigeria 

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Christian in Pakistan Sentenced to Death under Blasphemy Law

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Christian Woman Starved, Left in Wild Animal Park

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Unusual Ruling Frees Christian Couple from Prison in Iran

(Morning Star News) – Iranian authorities released two Christian leaders from prison last week after a judge broke with common judicial practice in the country and ruled that home church participation was not illegal, sources said. Throwing out a 2020 conviction, a judge in Branch 34 of the Appeals Court in Tehran on May 9 […]