Ethiopia: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article that looks at persecution news from Ethiopia.

For more visit:
http://christiannews.net/2016/09/23/ethiopian-muslim-attacks-wife-for-leaving-islam/

Egypt: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Egypt (the most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
christians.in.egypt.still.being.attacked.with.impunity.despite.new.church.law/95931.htm
https://www.hrw.org/news/2016/09/15/egypt-new-church-law-discriminates-against-christians
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/05/world/middleeast/egypt-middleeast-copts-christians.html
http://www.persecution.org/2016/09/01/egyptian-christians-critical-of-parliaments-new-church-construction-law/
http://english.alarabiya.net/en/News/2016/08/31/Egypt-parliament-adopts-disputed-law-on-churches-.html
http://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/will-egypt-take-step-towards-religious-freedom-with-new-law-50796/
http://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2016/08/28/state-council-finalises-controversial-church-construction-civil-service-laws/

Russia: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Russia.

For more visit:
https://www.mnnonline.org/news/russias-hope-amid-religious-restrictions/
http://www.forum18.org/archive.php?article_id=2215

India: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from India (the most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.christiandaily.com/article/mob-attacks-christians-for-allegedly-trying-to-convert-hindus-in-india/57085.htm
http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2016/09/22/christians-banned-collecting-fire-wood-central-india/
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/bombs-stones-thrown-at-church-in-lakhimpur-kheri-3038281/
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/3-attacked-for-distributing-religious-books/articleshow/54397587.cms

Russia: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Russia (the most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2016/09/09/appeals-hearing-set-for-american-pastor-charged-under-yarovaya-law/
https://www.mnnonline.org/news/christians-in-russia-marked-terrorists/
http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2016/september/pakistani-taliban-targets-christian-colony-in-suicide-bombing
https://themoscowtimes.com/news/russia-charges-ukrainian-religious-leader-under-controversial-anti-terror-law-55148
http://www.forum18.org/archive.php?article_id=2211

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Pakistan (the latest are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.premier.org.uk/News/World/Government-concerned-about-Christian-persecution-in-Pakistan
http://www.persecution.org/2016/09/21/teaching-hate-pakistans-schools-sowing-the-seeds-of-christian-persecution/
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/kasur-christian-teenager-embroiled-in-a-rancorous-blasphemy-case/
http://dailytimes.com.pk/khyber-pakhtunkhwa/20-Sep-16/family-of-christian-colony-attack-victim-still-terrorised
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/christian.girls.being.systematically.abducted.abused.in.pakistan.with.police.covering.up.crimes.rights.activists.say/95825.htm
http://www.christianpost.com/news/christian-teen-sodomized-killed-body-hung-from-tree-in-pakistan-169702/
http://nation.com.pk/columns/16-Sep-2016/massacre-averted

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Pakistan (the most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.pakistanchristianpost.com/detail.php?hnewsid=6077
http://www.firstpost.com/world/pakistan-no-end-in-sight-to-terrorism-religious-persecution-indicates-bad-days-ahead-3001078.html
http://www.grandlakenews.com/news/20160909/persecuted-church-save-asia-bibi
http://www.heraldmalaysia.com/news/faisalabad-bishop-pakistan-is-mourning-for-the-attack-on-peshawars-christian-colony/31597/1
http://www.crossmap.com/news/funeral-held-for-pakistani-christian-killed-in-peshawar-attack-30692
http://www.christianpost.com/news/pakistani-christian-family-of-man-killed-trying-to-save-daughter-kidnapped-by-muslims-to-finally-get-justice-169113/

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from Pakistan (the latest are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2016/09/02/terrorists-kill-one-christian-and-damage-dozens-of-houses-in-suicide-attack-in-pakistan/
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2016/09/02/christian-colony-court-in-pakistan-targeted-in-militant-attack.html
http://christiandaily.com/article/pakistani-christian-girl-subjected-to-forced-conversion-and-marriage-faces-death-threats-after-escaping-from-kidnapper/56218.htm
http://christiantimes.com/article/christians-in-pakistan-hope-and-pray-for-the-acquittal-of-asia-bibi/61735.htm
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/khushal-town-fracas-dismayed-christians-soothed-after-police-officials-pledge-austere-action-against-assaulters/
http://www.christianpost.com/news/christians-urged-petition-pakistan-supreme-court-not-to-kill-asia-bibi-blasphemy-charge-168562/

Vietnam: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article that reports on persecution news from Vietnam.

For more visit:
http://www.christianpost.com/news/4000-christians-beaten-police-vietnam-protesting-environmental-disaster-hurting-families-168241/