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:
http://aclj.org/persecuted-church/iran-deal-unconscionable-because-it-leaves-imprisoned-american-pastor-saeed-behind
http://www.persecution.org/2015/07/15/deal-reached-on-iranian-nuclear-program-while-religious-persecution-remains-rampant-and-americans-are-in-prison/
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/good.news.from.iran.christian.prisoner.pastor.farshid.fathi.given.early.release.date/58383.htm

Uganda: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://morningstarnews.org/2015/07/islamic-extremists-in-uganda-try-to-kill-former-muslim-sheikh-who-survived-poisoning/

Egypt: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2015/06/egypt-north-sinai-copts-killing-kidnapping-islamic-state.html
http://www.cruxnow.com/faith/2015/06/30/kidnap-victim-details-92-day-ordeal-and-his-view-of-christian-plight-in-egypt/

Iraq & Syria: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2015/07/10/no-rest-for-the-weary-the-plight-of-assyrian-christians-in-the-levant/
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2015/07/08/photos-purport-to-show-syrian-church-before-and-after-it-was-bombed-while-another-priest-is-feared-kidnapped/
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-33439875
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/07/07/burying-christians-under-isis-guns.html
http://www.christianpost.com/news/saudi-sheikh-who-taught-isis-fighters-jihad-101-asks-for-bible-after-growing-sick-of-the-killing-missionary-claims-141139/
http://www.christianpost.com/news/isis-commits-mass-ethno-religious-slaughter-of-assyrian-christians-as-the-world-ignores-genocide-humanitarian-groups-say-141079/

Kenya: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution and al Shabaab news from Kenya and Somalia.

For more visit:
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-33478871
http://news.yahoo.com/militants-attack-buses-kenyan-coastal-region-174524450.html
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/07/africa/kenya-attack/
http://www.persecution.org/2015/07/07/one-year-later-rising-from-the-ashes-after-brutal-al-shabaab-attack-in-kenya/

Indonesia: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/07/09/us-indonesia-religion-idUSKCN0PJ0US20150709
http://thejakartaglobe.beritasatu.com/news/police-say-theyre-scared-fight-religious-hard-liners/
http://www.persecution.org/2015/07/06/nearly-100-sunday-services-outside-indonesias-presidential-palace/
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Yogyakarta:-Islamists-expel-thousands-of-Christians-from-a-scout-camp-because-it-is-Ramadan-34678.html

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://aclj.org/persecuted-church/mother-of-five-on-death-row-with-bounty-on-her-head
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/christian.couple.accused.of.blasphemy.in.pakistan.nearly.lynched.by.angry.mob/58328.htm
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Lahore:-a-new-future-for-the-children-of-Shama-and-Shahzad,-burnt-alive-by-Muslims-34716.html
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/islamic.clerics.arrested.after.mob.attack.pakistani.christian.couple/58275.htm
http://www.crossmap.com/news/islamic-cleric-in-pakistan-arrested-in-mob-attack-on-christians-accused-of-blasphemy-19501