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

North Korea: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.worthynews.com/21389-north-korea-denies-persecution-of-christians

Iraq: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution and ISIS news from Iraq.

For more visit:
http://www.christianpost.com/news/after-escaping-isis-a-second-crisis-looms-starvation-142983/
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2015/08/19/iraqi-pastor-pulled-his-church-bus-out-of-a-mechanics-garage-just-seconds-before-the-unthinkable-happened/

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.ucanews.com/news/pakistan-minorities-hail-court-ruling-on-electing-non-muslim-mps/74106

Nigeria: Persecution 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://www.christianexaminer.com/article/70.burned.churches.fertilize.faith.of.nigerians/49399.htm
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-33983546

India: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.ucanindia.in/news/police-mishandled-investigation-into-nuns-rape:-rights-group/29871/daily
http://www.ucanindia.in/news/church-robbed;-christians-see-proof-of-impunity/29810/daily

China: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.ucanews.com/news/china-faces-increasing-pushback-on-cross-removals/74102
http://www.ucanews.com/news/hong-kong-cardinal-calls-china-cross-removals-an-insult-to-the-faith/74094

Vietnam: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.ucanews.com/news/vietnam-moves-closer-to-passing-controversial-religion-bill/74108
http://www.csw.org.uk/2015/08/18/news/2740/article.htm
http://vietnamnews.vn/politics-laws/274503/na-standing-committee-debates-religious-rights.html