Egypt: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2015/08/24/christian-arrested-for-distributing-bibles-has-detention-renewed/
http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2015/08/egypt-copts-muslims-religious-holiday-despite-threats.html

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://morningstarnews.org/2015/08/christian-in-pakistan-killed-wife-shot-by-muslim-relatives-attorney-says/
http://www.crossmap.com/news/pakistan-court-clears-way-for-father-to-visit-asia-bibi-20625

Nigeria: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://morningstarnews.org/2015/08/muslim-herdsmen-attacks-in-nigerias-middle-belt-show-jihadist-aims-sources-say/
http://www.christianpost.com/news/boko-haram-has-killed-8000-members-of-our-church-says-nigerian-pastor-of-176-kidnapped-chibok-schoolgirls-143530/

Sudan: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article reporting on persecution news from Sudan.

For more visit:
http://morningstarnews.org/2015/08/freed-pastors-arrive-home-from-sudan-after-ordeal-of-false-charges-travel-ban/

India: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2015/08/27/justice-remains-a-distant-dream-for-the-christian-victims-of-indias-2008-orissa-riots/
http://www.ucanews.com/news/new-data-disproves-allegations-of-conversions-indian-christians/74150
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Still-no-justice-for-Kandhamal%E2%80%99s-Christians-seven-years-after-pogroms-35130.html
https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2015/08/3976958/

China: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/27/world/asia/hong-kong-christian-groups-feel-new-scrutiny-from-mainland.html
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/lawyer-08262015111356.html
http://sinosphere.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/08/24/human-rights-lawyer-prevented-from-flying-out-of-beijing/
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/why.are.churches.still.being.demolished.in.china/62650.htm

Indonesia: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article reporting on persecution news from Indonesia.

For more visit:
http://www.ucanews.com/news/dispute-over-cause-of-fire-after-indonesian-church-burns-down/74137

United Kingdom: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article reporting on persecution news from the United Kingdom.

For more visit:
http://christiannews.net/2015/08/23/uk-city-councilman-seeking-crackdown-on-street-preachers-it-is-improper-to-talk-about-morality/

Iraq and Syria: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution and ISIS news from Iraq and Syria (the most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.wnd.com/2015/08/obama-has-new-target-on-persecuted-christians/
http://www.christianpost.com/news/5-middle-east-churches-that-could-cease-to-exist-if-islamic-state-influence-continues-to-spread-143314/
http://www.wsj.com/articles/exterminating-christians-in-the-middle-east-1440112782
http://www.dw.com/en/iraqi-christians-take-up-arms/a-18666613

Myanmar: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://national.deseretnews.com/article/5644/the-new-law-making-it-harder-for-people-in-burma-to-switch-religions.html
http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/08/24/us-myanmar-politics-idUSKCN0QT1A920150824
http://www.ucanews.com/news/fears-over-disenfranchisement-of-kachin-christians/74123
http://www.irrawaddy.org/election/news/burma-parliament-approves-contentious-race-and-religion-bills