Democratic Republic of Congo: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article reporting on persecution news from the Democratic Republic of Congo.

For more visit:
https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2016/08/4588161/

North Korea: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/northkorea/2016/08/17/15/0401000000AEN20160817005500315F.html
http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/nation/2016/08/485_211638.html

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.chinaaid.org/2016/08/christians-save-church-from-demolition.html
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/monitor-08192016104723.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/After-the-crosses,-Zhejiang-bans-religion-from-hospitals-38343.html
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/joshua.wong.christian.activist.who.took.on.the.chinese.government.sentenced.in.hong.kong/93151.htm
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/chinese-activists-families-face-house-arrest-travel-bans-lawyers-08122016113741.html
http://christiantimes.com/article/china-highly-criticized-for-trial-against-house-church-leaders-and-activists/60457.htm

Kazakhstan: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.forum18.org/archive.php?article_id=2212
http://www.forum18.org/archive.php?article_id=2210
http://www.forum18.org/archive.php?article_id=2208
http://www.forum18.org/archive.php?article_id=2207

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:
http://www.persecution.org/2016/08/23/how-reconciliation-sessions-lead-to-persecution/
http://www.bosnewslife.com/37123-jailed-christian-convert-embracing-islam-in-egypt
http://christiandaily.com/article/christians-wait-for-egypt-to-vote-on-law-authorizing-church-constructions/55548.htm
http://www.aina.org/news/20160818183442.htm
http://allafrica.com/stories/201608171213.html
http://christiantimes.com/article/egypts-three-christian-denominations-approve-bill-on-church-construction-and-restoration/60753.htm
http://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/1.736712
http://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2016/08/11/us-report-highlights-lack-egyptian-government-counter-measures-face-victimisation-religious-minorities-egypt/

Chile: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2016/08/11/another-church-burned-to-the-ground-by-the-mapuche-resistance-in-chile/

Nigeria: Persecution and Boko Haram News Update


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

For more visit:
http://morningstarnews.org/2016/08/seven-christians-killed-in-north-central-nigeria-by-muslim-fulani-cattle-herders/
https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2016/08/4589231/
http://blogs.christianpost.com/god-reports/boko-haram-kidnapped-10000-boys-forced-them-to-become-child-soldiers-28011/
http://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/more-news/208454-man-accuses-wife-converting-islam-seeks-divorce.html
http://morningstarnews.org/2016/08/at-least-13-christians-killed-in-muslim-fulani-herdsmen-attacks-in-kaduna-state-nigeria/
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/nigeria.militant.christian.group.vows.revenge.attacks.on.muslims.if.boko.haram.kills.christians/92622.htm
http://allafrica.com/stories/201608080030.html

China: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.chinaaid.org/2016/08/zhejiang-locks-down-on-churches-in.html
https://cruxnow.com/analysis/2016/08/10/reminder-china-war-christians-truly-global/
http://www.chinaaid.org/2016/08/government-terminates-welfare-for.html
http://morningstarnews.org/2016/08/house-church-leader-among-four-pro-democracy-activists-sentenced-in-china/
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/china-lawyers-08082016121307.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2016/08/wifes-letter-to-imprisoned-husband-with.html

Sudan: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2016/08/31/walking-through-persecution-sudanese-pastors-case-exposes-legal-contradictions/
http://morningstarnews.org/2016/08/charges-against-pastors-in-sudan-could-lead-to-death-penalty/
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/sudan.christian.pastors.may.face.death.sentence.over.espionage.charges/92962.htm
http://allafrica.com/stories/201608080245.html
https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2016/08/4578908/

Uganda: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article reporting on persecution enws from Uganda.

For more visit:
http://morningstarnews.org/2016/08/youths-in-eastern-uganda-pay-heavy-price-for-turning-to-christ/