Religious Freedom – Christians

Dozens of churches burned in Sudan

By Rebecca Paveley | Church Times At least 32 churches have been burned down in the Nuba Mountains area of Sudan over the past year, opposition leaders have said, with reports that up to 40 more may have been demolished. Baroness Cox visited the ... Full Article

Muslim Mobs Attack 10 Church Buildings in Ethiopia

By Morning Star News NAIROBI, Kenya (Morning Star News) – Christians in a town in southern Ethiopia were stunned when local Muslims attacked 10 church buildings on Feb. 9, destroying one and burning the property inside all the structures, ... Full Article

India Sees Rise in Public Lynchings of Christians

By Catholic News Agency BHOPAL, India — Violent attacks, including public lynchings, against Christians in India are reportedly becoming increasingly common, with international nongovernmental organizations and the country’s Catholic bishops ... Full Article

UZBEKISTAN: Fined for giving New Testament away

By Mushfig Bayram | Forum 18 Police searched a woman’s flat in Bukhara to seize a New Testament Shukhrat Safarov had given her. A court fined Safarov and ordered the book destroyed. The government’s Religious Affairs Committee ... Full Article