Nigerian troops stationed against Boko Haram in 2015. (Wikipedia)

Boko Haram Militants Terrify Residents in Attacks in Northeast Nigeria

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – After burning a church building in northeastern Nigeria’s Borno state on Thursday (March 14), Boko Haram terrorists yesterday evening attacked a Christian-majority town in neighboring Adamawa state, sources said. Area residents said Muslim extremists of the Boko Haram insurgency last night invaded Michika, a town they had seized in September […]

Sialkot Gate, Sialkot, Pakistan (Wikipedia, edited from YaminJanjua)

Muslim in Pakistan Bursts into Christian’s Home Alleging He Overheard Blasphemous Comment

LAHORE, Pakistan (Morning Star News) – A Christian with a mental disability in Pakistan has been arrested under the country’s blasphemy law after a Muslim neighbor outside his home overheard him arguing inside, sources said. Francis Masih, older brother of 42-year-old Stephen Masih, said that Muslim neighbor Hafiz Mudassir on March 11 burst into their home […]

Early Rain Covenant Church member identified as Liu, after being beaten in police custody. (Facebook, Early Rain Covenant Church)

Couple Beaten, Congregation Member Missing in Persecution of Church in China

(Morning Star News) – Following the arrest of 44 worshipers from house church meetings in southwestern China in February, police in Chengdu this month arrested a married couple from the church and beat them during interrogation, the church reported. The couple, identified as Liu and his wife Xing, of Early Rain Covenant Church, were visiting […]

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Another 10 Christians Killed in Kaduna State as Carnage Continues in Nigeria, Sources Say

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Muslim Fulani herdsmen killed 10 Christians in southern Kaduna state, Nigeria on Saturday (March 16), bringing the lives lost in the past five weeks to 140 with 160 houses destroyed, sources said. “We were all asleep in our various homes when at about 4 a.m. [Saturday], we heard gunshots everywhere in […]

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Pastor of Underground Church in Kenya Beaten Unconscious

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Churches Deprived of Their Worship Buildings in Tamil Nadu, India

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West African Court Faults Government of Nigeria for Failing to Stop Killings in Benue State

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Commentary & Analysis

Couple Beaten, Congregation Member Missing in Persecution of Church in China

(Morning Star News) – Following the arrest of 44 worshipers from house church meetings in southwestern China in February, police in Chengdu this month arrested a married couple from the church and beat them during interrogation, the church reported. The couple, identified as Liu and his wife Xing, of Early Rain Covenant Church, were visiting […]