Nigeria: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2016/05/4480785/
http://www.vanguardngr.com/2016/05/kidnapped-kaduna-pastors-others-fulani-herdsmen/

Iraq and Syria: ISIS and Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2016/05/residents-of-is-controlled-areas-escape-hell-syria.html
http://www.greenwichtime.com/news/article/Tom-Gallagher-The-desperate-plight-of-Iraqi-7940834.php
http://christiantimes.com/article/christian-church-in-syria-persists-and-grows-despite-threat-from-isis/55858.htm
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/christian-girl-tells-her-parents-to-forgive-isis-after-she-is-burnt-alive-in-her-own-home-a7038611.html

Sudan: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2016/05/27/another-christian-pastor-and-convert-from-islam-detained-in-sudan/
http://morningstarnews.org/2016/05/infant-boy-killed-in-sudanese-air-force-bombing-of-christian-family/
https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2016/05/4473921/
http://www.persecution.org/2016/05/24/sudanese-authorities-to-charge-detained-pastor-with-crimes-that-could-carry-death-penalty-icc-learns/

Bangladesh: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.christiandaily.com/article/bangladeshi-christians-rally-against-muslim-who-raped-catholic-woman/52447.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.christiansinpakistan.com/sheikhupura-a-christian-goes-missing-ensuing-accusations-of-posting-a-blasphemous-post-on-social-media/
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/faisalabad-christians-bristle-with-rage-as-a-man-incinerates-holy-bible/
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/mandi-bahauddin-feud-calls-for-a-criminal-case-against-the-instigators-of-the-anti-christians-violence/
http://christiandaily.com/article/pakistan-police-say-reports-about-christian-muslim-tension-in-blasphemy-allegation-are-exaggerated/52541.htm

Iran: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.csw.org.uk/2016/05/25/press/3120/article.htm
http://mohabatnews.com/en/?p=2913

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.christiantoday.com/article/egypt.president.sisi.calls.for.justice.after.70.year.old.christian.woman.stripped.and.beaten/86972.htm
http://www.persecution.org/2016/05/27/muslim-mob-burns-christian-homes-and-beats-elderly-christian-woman-in-upper-egypt/
http://www.persecution.org/2016/05/25/wave-of-kidnappings-rock-upper-egypts-christian-community-part-2/
http://www.persecution.org/2016/05/23/wave-of-kidnappings-rock-upper-egypts-christian-community-part-1/
https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2016/05/4467830/

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/christian-couple-lynching-case-petition-seeking-protection-for-the-eye-witnesses-filed-in-the-court/