Synod guard's wife and her three children in jail in Omdurman, Sudan. (Morning Star News)

Police, Mob Attack Synod Guard’s Quarters, Arrest His Family in Omdurman, Sudan

JUBA, South Sudan (Morning Star News) – Three weeks after an elder was killed in an attack on church property in Omdurman, Sudan, a mob with police on Monday (April 24) ransacked the living quarters of the compound guard and arrested his family, sources said. Police accompanied by a mob demolished part of the room where […]

Police in Ingiriya, Sri Lanka. (Wikipedia)

Police, Local Officials Complicit in Buddhist Attacks in Sri Lanka, Report Indicates

(Morning Star News) – Police and local officials in Sri Lanka declined to recognize Buddhist aggression against churches and in some cases encouraged persecution of Christians in the first four months of the year, a report indicates. Police initially refused to register a case when a mob led by Buddhist monks assaulted the pastor of […]

Eva’s Nursery in Tizi-Ouzou, Algeria stands idle. (Morning Star News)

Quashing of Childcare Facility Application in Algeria Rooted in Religious Discrimination

TIZI-OUZOU, Algeria (Morning Star News) – The social services agency of Tizi-Ouzou Province, Algeria, has denied a permit to a childcare facility without explanation, but almost certainly because of the owner’s Christian faith, sources said. The owner met all the conditions required by law for opening an early childhood care facility in the city of Tizi-Ouzou […]

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Muslim Extremists Destroy Pastor’s Farm, Church Building in Eastern Uganda

NAIROBI, Kenya (Morning Star News) – A pastor in eastern Uganda is without his home, farm and church building after Muslim extremists armed with swords and clubs rampaged through his property on March 27, he said. The band of nine Muslims, who also carried blunt metal objects, were shouting the jihadist slogan “Allah Akbar [God is […]




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Quashing of Childcare Facility Application in Algeria Rooted in Religious Discrimination

TIZI-OUZOU, Algeria (Morning Star News) – The social services agency of Tizi-Ouzou Province, Algeria, has denied a permit to a childcare facility without explanation, but almost certainly because of the owner’s Christian faith, sources said. The owner met all the conditions required by law for opening an early childhood care facility in the city of Tizi-Ouzou […]