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

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

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/2015/08/14/world/asia/obama-is-set-to-discuss-rights-issues-with-china.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Hong-Kong-cardinals,-Catholics-and-Protestants-denounce-the-sufferings-of-Zhejiang-crosses-35035.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Chinese-activists-call-for-action-to-prevent-the-failure-of-the-China-US-Human-Rights-Dialogue-35025.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/08/authorities-release-wenzhou-pastor.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/11/world/asia/chinese-christians-resist-government-plan-to-remove-crosses.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/09/world/asia/yu-wensheng-chinese-rights-lawyer-is-unexpectedly-freed.html

Vietnam: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/vietnams.gods.smuggler.tells.of.amazing.miracle.journey.getting.bibles.to.unreached.people/60918.htm
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/vietnam/vietnam-releases-two-jailed-activists-with-ties-to-religious-groups-08032015163833.html

North Korea (and Thailand): Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from North Korea and Thailand (the latest are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/defector.reveals.life.in.north.korea.the.most.dangerous.place.to.be.a.christian/61696.htm
http://www.dailynk.com/english/read.php?num=13396&cataId=nk01500
http://www.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2015/August/US-Missionary-Arrested-for-Smuggling-N-Koreans/
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/korea/thailand-korea-08052015174444.html
http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/north-korea-shows-captive/2025438.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Pyongyang-holds-a-Protestant-missionary-for-planning-a-theocracy-in-North-Korea-34917.html
http://thejakartaglobe.beritasatu.com/news/kim-jong-un-hailed-global-statesman-sukarno-center/
http://evangelicalfocus.com/world/840/North_Korean_representative_denies_persecution_of_Christians_It_is_absolutely_false

China: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.voanews.com/content/china-ordains-new-catholic-bishop-amid-tensions/2902519.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-33783463
http://www.ucanews.com/news/protests-over-chinas-cross-removals-gain-steam/74018
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/08/zhejiang-officials-secretly-remove.html
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/china-olympics-07312015103401.html

China: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/07/zhejiang-officials-continue-removing.html
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/china-crosses-07292015101743.html
http://www.voanews.com/content/chinas-president-uses-law-to-tighten-grip-on-power/2883135.html
http://chinachange.org/2015/07/29/interview-with-a-wenzhou-pastor-the-chinese-governments-large-scale-destruction-of-crosses-in-zhejiang-province/
http://www.ucanews.com/news/crackdown-on-christianity-in-china-but-for-what-purpose/73986
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/07/officials-detain-members-of-recently.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Christians-respond-to-demolitions-in-Zhejiang-with-a-%E2%80%98Make-and-carry-the-cross-campaign-34884.html

China: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from China, including associated reports of human rights abuses (the most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/china-churches-07272015103543.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/07/china-aid-president-testifies-at.html
http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/07/23/us-china-rights-idUSKCN0PX0UN20150723
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/china-lawyers-07212015140342.html
https://www.hrw.org/news/2015/07/20/china-secretly-detained-lawyers-risk-torture
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/07/shaanxi-police-shut-down-summer-camp.html