Nigeria: Persecution and Boko Haram News Update


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

For more visit:
http://allafrica.com/stories/201609220202.html
http://www.persecution.org/2016/09/21/boko-haram-launches-targeted-attacks-against-christians-in-nigeria/
http://www.gospelherald.com/articles/66678/20160921/nigerian-christian-woman-refuses-embrace-islam-even-losing-entire-family.htm
http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/boko-haram-beheads-village-chief-northeast-nigeria-attack-42206315
http://www.vanguardngr.com/2016/09/boko-haram-butchered-nine-people-front/
https://cruxnow.com/global-church/2016/09/13/boko-haram-violence-becomes-regional-african-nightmare/

Nigeria: Persecution and Boko Haram News Update


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

For more visit:
http://allafrica.com/stories/201609130076.html
http://www.newnigeriannewspaper.com/suspected-herdsmen-attack-golkofa-community-again-kill-2/
http://ynaija.com/eromo-jibrin-story-not-publish/
http://morningstarnews.org/2016/09/60-year-old-christian-killed-as-violence-ruins-homes-churches-churches-in-nasarawa-state-nigeria/
http://morningstarnews.org/2016/08/student-counters-official-version-of-eight-christians-killed-in-zamfara-state-nigeria/
http://www.assistnews.net/index.php/component/k2/item/2121-boko-haram-kidnapped-10-000-boys-forced-them-to-become-child-soldiers
https://cruxnow.com/global-church/2016/08/04/new-boko-haram-leader-vows-kill-christians/

Ethiopia: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article that looks at persecution news from Ethiopia.

For more visit:
http://christiannews.net/2016/09/23/ethiopian-muslim-attacks-wife-for-leaving-islam/

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:
christians.in.egypt.still.being.attacked.with.impunity.despite.new.church.law/95931.htm
https://www.hrw.org/news/2016/09/15/egypt-new-church-law-discriminates-against-christians
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/05/world/middleeast/egypt-middleeast-copts-christians.html
http://www.persecution.org/2016/09/01/egyptian-christians-critical-of-parliaments-new-church-construction-law/
http://english.alarabiya.net/en/News/2016/08/31/Egypt-parliament-adopts-disputed-law-on-churches-.html
http://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/will-egypt-take-step-towards-religious-freedom-with-new-law-50796/
http://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2016/08/28/state-council-finalises-controversial-church-construction-civil-service-laws/

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.premier.org.uk/News/World/Government-concerned-about-Christian-persecution-in-Pakistan
http://www.persecution.org/2016/09/21/teaching-hate-pakistans-schools-sowing-the-seeds-of-christian-persecution/
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/kasur-christian-teenager-embroiled-in-a-rancorous-blasphemy-case/
http://dailytimes.com.pk/khyber-pakhtunkhwa/20-Sep-16/family-of-christian-colony-attack-victim-still-terrorised
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/christian.girls.being.systematically.abducted.abused.in.pakistan.with.police.covering.up.crimes.rights.activists.say/95825.htm
http://www.christianpost.com/news/christian-teen-sodomized-killed-body-hung-from-tree-in-pakistan-169702/
http://nation.com.pk/columns/16-Sep-2016/massacre-averted

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.pakistanchristianpost.com/detail.php?hnewsid=6077
http://www.firstpost.com/world/pakistan-no-end-in-sight-to-terrorism-religious-persecution-indicates-bad-days-ahead-3001078.html
http://www.grandlakenews.com/news/20160909/persecuted-church-save-asia-bibi
http://www.heraldmalaysia.com/news/faisalabad-bishop-pakistan-is-mourning-for-the-attack-on-peshawars-christian-colony/31597/1
http://www.crossmap.com/news/funeral-held-for-pakistani-christian-killed-in-peshawar-attack-30692
http://www.christianpost.com/news/pakistani-christian-family-of-man-killed-trying-to-save-daughter-kidnapped-by-muslims-to-finally-get-justice-169113/

Pakistan: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2016/09/02/terrorists-kill-one-christian-and-damage-dozens-of-houses-in-suicide-attack-in-pakistan/
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2016/09/02/christian-colony-court-in-pakistan-targeted-in-militant-attack.html
http://christiandaily.com/article/pakistani-christian-girl-subjected-to-forced-conversion-and-marriage-faces-death-threats-after-escaping-from-kidnapper/56218.htm
http://christiantimes.com/article/christians-in-pakistan-hope-and-pray-for-the-acquittal-of-asia-bibi/61735.htm
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/khushal-town-fracas-dismayed-christians-soothed-after-police-officials-pledge-austere-action-against-assaulters/
http://www.christianpost.com/news/christians-urged-petition-pakistan-supreme-court-not-to-kill-asia-bibi-blasphemy-charge-168562/

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 most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.christiandaily.com/article/youth-pastor-sparks-hope-among-persecuted-iraqi-christians/56190.htm
http://townhall.com/tipsheet/katiepavlich/2016/08/31/state-department-sued-over-lack-of-action-after-christian-genocide-declaration-n2212061
http://www.christianpost.com/news/isis-horrific-mass-graves-uncover-thousands-victims-killed-syria-iraq-168802/
http://www.wnd.com/2016/08/why-we-dont-see-more-christian-refugees/
http://www.frontpagemag.com/fpm/264001/christian-persecution-muslim-world-christians-raymond-ibrahim
http://gulfnews.com/opinion/thinkers/christianity-belongs-in-the-middle-east-1.1884539
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/sold.as.a.sex.slave.and.forced.to.convert.to.islam.one.christian.womans.extraordinary.escape.from.islamic.state/93564.htm

Nigeria: Persecution, Boko Haram and Fulani News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution, Fulani and Boko Haram news from Nigeria (the latest are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.vanguardngr.com/2016/08/herdsmen-invaded-enugu-killed-seminarian/
http://www.persecution.org/2016/08/26/fulani-militant-threat-continues-to-expand-in-nigeria-while-government-fails-to-react/
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-37178258
http://www.persecution.org/2016/08/24/mass-riots-follow-attack-on-christian-college-student-beaten-near-death-in-alleged-blasphemy/
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/aug/18/chibok-abducted-girls-women-north-east-nigeria-boko-haram-video
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/19/world/africa/nigeria-boko-haram.html
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/nigeria.fulani.herdsmen.kill.10.in.christian.majority.area/93420.htm
https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/nigeria/2016-08-17/wives-boko-haram

Indonesia: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.christianpost.com/news/muslim-radicals-attack-200-christians-indonesian-church-harass-priest-reading-bible-169273/
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Surakarta,-Islamic-radicals-disrupt-the-celebration-of-Mass-38507.html
http://www.persecution.org/2016/09/02/isis-inspired-teenager-attacks-church-with-explosives-and-axe-in-indonesia/
http://www.ucanews.com/news/independence-day-leaves-bitter-taste-for-minority-faiths/76890