Iran: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2016/09/02/iran-arrests-five-christian-men-away-on-a-fishing-trip/
http://mohabatnews.com/en/?p=3091
http://www.christianpost.com/news/saeed-abedini-asks-why-the-us-and-un-refuse-to-condemn-irans-execution-of-christians-168788/
http://mohabatnews.com/en/?p=3070
http://mohabatnews.com/en/?p=3067

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/

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/

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

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/

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.christiansinpakistan.com/sindh-becomes-the-first-province-to-call-for-legislation-against-forced-conversions-of-minorities-girls/
http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2016/08/15/pakistan-activists-hindu-christian-forced-convert-islam/
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/mian-channu-primordial-graveyard-of-christians-rendered-squalid-by-dint-of-governments-neglect/
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Bishops-of-Pakistan:-The-country-must-rediscover-its-roots-of-tolerance-and-respect-for-minorities-38291.html
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/karachi-landlords-son-sexually-assaults-5-years-old-daughter-of-christian-tenant/

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.christiansinpakistan.com/us-points-finger-at-the-notorious-blasphemy-law-and-crippling-religious-discrimination/
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Pakistani-Church:-Government-must-protect-citizens’-right-to-life-38257.html
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/deaf.and.dumb.christian.escapes.captor.who.forced.her.to.convert.to.islam/92262.htm
http://www.dawn.com/news/1197650/woman-speaks-of-forced-conversion-denial-to-lodge-fir-of-rape-trafficking
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/gujrat-sewerage-floods-a-130-year-old-church-as-a-result-of-laxity-of-town-municipal-administration/
http://www.christiandaily.com/article/pakistani-christian-students-allegedly-pressured-into-converting-to-islam/54541.htm