Iraq: Persecution and ISIS News Update


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

For more visit:
http://christiandaily.com/article/syriac-patriarchs-call-for-liberation-of-iraqi-lands-inhabited-by-christians/53212.htm
https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2016/06/4501605/
http://www.christiandaily.com/article/iraqi-christian-woman-says-isis-militants-married-divorced-her-9-times-a-night-to-justify-rape/52919.htm

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:
https://www.worldwatchmonitor.org/2016/06/4488553/
http://mohabatnews.com/en/?p=2967
http://www.csw.org.uk/2016/06/09/press/3138/article.htm
http://www.christianpost.com/news/pastor-saeed-abedini-christian-woman-held-captive-iranian-regime-one-step-from-death-164903/
http://www.bosnewslife.com/36976-breaking-news-iran-frees-jailed-christian-convert-on-health-grounds

Bangladesh: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/thousands.arrested.in.bangladesh.crackdown.after.gruesome.murders.of.christians.and.others/88210.htm
http://www.thedailystar.net/city/cross-section-demands-justice-1236763
http://in.reuters.com/article/in-bangladesh-violence-idINKCN0YT0HF
http://www.thecitizen.in/index.php/OldNewsPage/?Id=7901&Two/Christians/Hacked/to/death/in/Bangladesh/by/Daesh
http://www.newsjs.com/url.php?p=http://tribune.com.pk/story/1116678/christian-hacked-death-latest-bangladesh-attack-police/

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://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2016/06/09/pak_christians_declare_solidarity_with_persecuted_shias_/1236002
http://www.persecution.org/2016/06/09/untouchable-christian-beaten-for-selling-ice-cream-in-pakistan/
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/gojra-muslims-doing-kindness-to-christians-as-they-join-hands-to-build-a-church-in-a-muslim-majority-village/
http://www.christiansinpakistan.com/lahore-unknown-men-open-fire-at-the-st-joseph-catholic-church-in-the-small-hours/

Egypt: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
https://www.mnnonline.org/news/egypt-christian-persecution-ramadan/
http://allafrica.com/stories/201605302144.html

Nigeria: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://christiantimes.com/article/the-islamization-of-nigeria-coalition-of-christian-groups-accuse-administration-of-islamizing-nigeria-through-the-backdoor/56607.htm
http://allafrica.com/stories/201606050149.html
http://www.persecution.org/2016/06/03/the-persecution-of-nigerias-christians-continues-as-president-buhari-marks-his-first-year-in-office/
http://morningstarnews.org/2016/06/muslim-fulani-herdsmen-in-nigeria-kill-three-christians-attack-another-with-machetes/
http://allafrica.com/stories/201606020134.html

Saudi Arabia: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/muslims.converting.to.christianity.in.saudi.arabia.despite.intense.persecution/87220.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.christiantoday.com/article/christian.pakistani.woman.accused.of.blasphemy.asserts.innocence.wont.flee.to.protect.neighbours.from.mob/87240.htm
http://www.express.co.uk/news/world/673886/Thousands-call-for-release-Christian-Asia-Bibi-speaking-to-Muslim-at-well-death-sentence
http://www.christiandaily.com/article/pakistani-christian-woman-refuses-to-leave-despite-blasphemy-accusations-to-protect-neighbors/52742.htm
http://dailytimes.com.pk/opinion/31-May-16/pakistani-christian-asylum-seekers