Egypt: Persecution News Update


The Muslim Brotherhood and its followers are taking revenge against Christians throughout Egypt in response to the military crackdown. The link below is to an article that looks at the latest news.

For more visit:
http://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2013/08/article_2645561.html/

Eritrea: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article reporting on persecution news from Eritrea, where Christians have been beaten by the military.

For more visit:
http://morningstarnews.org/2013/07/christian-students-in-eritrea-punished-for-their-faith/

Japan’s ‘nationalistic’ prime minister expected to try to expand nation’s military after big election win


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Nigeria: Latest Persecution News


The link below is to an article reporting on the deaths of 14 Boko Haram militants by the Nigerian military.

For more visit:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21989075

The Military Expansion of China and India


The link below is to an interesting article concerning the military aspirations of both China and India.

For more visit:
http://www.wnd.com/2013/03/china-frets-over-indias-atomic-subs/

Peru: Latest Persecution News


The link below is to an article reporting on the trial of four military officers in Peru over a massacre of 123 people in 1984.

For more visit:
http://blog.christianitytoday.com/ctliveblog/archives/2012/09/new-charges-in-peru-putis-massacre.html

Latest Persecution News – 13 June 2012


Christians in Pakistan Allege Seizure of Graveyard

The following article reports on the latest news of persecution in Pakistan’s Punjab Province, where a Christian graveyard is being lost to corruption.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/pakistan/article_1592468.html

 

Injuries Severe after Bauchi, Nigeria Suicide Bomb Attack

The following article reports on the bombings of Christian churches by Boko Haram and alleged military involvement.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/nigeria/article_1594492.html

 

Iranian Authorities Shut Church in Tehran

The following article reports on the continuing persecution of believers in Iran and the closure of a church in Tehran.

http://www.compassdirect.org/english/country/iran/article_1595449.html

 

The articles linked to above are by Compass Direct News and  relate to persecution of Christians around the world. Please keep in mind that the definition of ‘Christian’ used by Compass Direct News is inclusive of some that would not be included in a definition of Christian that I would use or would be used by other Reformed Christians. The articles do however present an indication of persecution being faced by Christians around the world.