India: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/christian.families.return.to.indian.village.as.hindu.extremists.vow.to.kick.them.out/59036.htm
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Catholic-church-vandalized-in-West-Bengal-34752.html

Mexico: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.csw.org.uk/2015/07/16/news/2697/article.htm
http://www.persecution.org/2015/07/13/united-states-questions-mexico-over-persecution-of-protestant-christians/
http://www.csw.org.uk/2015/07/09/news/2661/article.htm

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.persecution.org/2015/07/17/last-chance-for-christian-mother-facing-gallows-to-be-decided-by-pakistans-supreme-court/
http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-329090-1000-girls-forcibly-converted-to-Islam-in-Pakistan-every-year
http://www.persecution.org/2015/07/14/christianitys-mass-exodus-out-of-pakistan/
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/young.christians.in.pakistan.form.group.to.protect.their.churches.from.terrorist.attacks/58777.htm

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Iran: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://aclj.org/persecuted-church/iran-deal-unconscionable-because-it-leaves-imprisoned-american-pastor-saeed-behind
http://www.persecution.org/2015/07/15/deal-reached-on-iranian-nuclear-program-while-religious-persecution-remains-rampant-and-americans-are-in-prison/
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/good.news.from.iran.christian.prisoner.pastor.farshid.fathi.given.early.release.date/58383.htm

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.ucanews.com/news/chinese-authorities-confiscate-church-councils-official-seal/73946
http://www.ucanews.com/news/china-defends-crackdown-on-human-rights-lawyers/73935
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/07/wave-of-cross-demolitions-continues-in.html
http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/china-set-to-try-jailed-u/1983626.html
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-07-13/u-s-calls-on-china-to-release-detained-human-rights-advocates
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/china-bans-tibetans-and-other-religious-minorities-from-having-passports-10384709.html
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/1837022/about-50-human-rights-lawyers-and-law-firm-staff-held

Uganda: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://morningstarnews.org/2015/07/islamic-extremists-in-uganda-try-to-kill-former-muslim-sheikh-who-survived-poisoning/

Egypt: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2015/06/egypt-north-sinai-copts-killing-kidnapping-islamic-state.html
http://www.cruxnow.com/faith/2015/06/30/kidnap-victim-details-92-day-ordeal-and-his-view-of-christian-plight-in-egypt/

Iraq & Syria: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2015/07/10/no-rest-for-the-weary-the-plight-of-assyrian-christians-in-the-levant/
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2015/07/08/photos-purport-to-show-syrian-church-before-and-after-it-was-bombed-while-another-priest-is-feared-kidnapped/
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-33439875
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/07/07/burying-christians-under-isis-guns.html
http://www.christianpost.com/news/saudi-sheikh-who-taught-isis-fighters-jihad-101-asks-for-bible-after-growing-sick-of-the-killing-missionary-claims-141139/
http://www.christianpost.com/news/isis-commits-mass-ethno-religious-slaughter-of-assyrian-christians-as-the-world-ignores-genocide-humanitarian-groups-say-141079/