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/2016/03/15/thousands-of-christians-in-pakistan-gather-to-remember-the-youhanabad-church-bombings/
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/For-Pakistani-Catholics,-Shahbaz-Taseer%E2%80%99s-release-after-five-years-gives-hope-for-the-future-36899.html
http://www.persecution.org/2016/03/09/pakistani-christians-in-joseph-colony-remain-scared-on-3rd-anniversary-of-neighborhoods-razing/
http://edition.cnn.com/2016/03/07/asia/pakistan-suicide-attack/
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/03/07/obscene-praise-for-the-pakistani-muslim-who-murdered-a-blasphemer.html
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/pakistan.christians.living.in.fear.of.retribution.after.mumtaz.qadris.execution/81113.htm

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.ucanews.com/news/pakistan-agrees-to-increase-minority-parliamentarians/75367
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/-OMI-missionary:-Thai-Church-helping-Pakistani-refugees,-persecuted-at-home-36827.html
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/pakistan.mumtaz.qadri.hanged.for.murder.of.politician.who.defended.christians/80876.htm
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Violence-feared-as-Pakistan-hangs-Salman-Taseer%E2%80%99s-murderer-36809.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-35654804
http://www.humanrights.asia/news/ahrc-news/AHRC-STM-025-2016

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.breitbart.com/london/2016/02/25/reports-calls-for-government-to-recognise-pakistani-christians-as-refugees/
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/High-tensions-over-clemency-plea-for-Salman-Taseer%E2%80%99s-murderer-36765.html
http://www.eurasiareview.com/23022016-pakistan-another-christian-woman-kidnapped/
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/pakistani.christian.couple.claim.they.were.tortured.into.confessing.blasphemy/80079.htm
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3452587/Christian-couple-sentenced-death-sending-blasphemous-texts-Islamic-cleric-Pakistan-say-tortured-confessing-crime.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Punjab:-govt-should-stop-discriminating-against-religious-minorities,-uphold-constitution-36726.html

North Korea: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.christianpost.com/news/north-korea-imprisoned-canadian-pastor-hyeon-soo-lim-sign-petition-demanding-freedom-155834/
http://townhall.com/tipsheet/leahbarkoukis/2016/01/20/christian-persecution-reached-record-high-in-2015-n2106873
http://www.dailynk.com/english/read.php?num=13701&cataId=nk02500
http://www.persecution.org/2016/01/14/korean-american-pastor-detained-in-north-korea-on-charges-of-spying/
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-detainee-idUSKCN0UQ0PY20160112

Iraq and Syria: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2016/01/21/isis-blows-up-homes-and-churches-to-punish-christians-and-dissenters/
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-iraq-un-idUSKCN0UX0ZD
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/isis.release.16.assyrian.christians/76595.htm
http://rudaw.net/english/middleeast/iraq/06012016

Bangladesh: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://christiannews.net/2016/01/10/isis-claims-responsibility-for-murder-of-bangladeshi-man-who-reportedly-converted-to-christianity/

Vietnam & Cambodia: Persecution News Update


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

For more visit:
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/cambodia/Montagnard-asylum-01212016164718.html
http://www.ucanews.com/news/rights-groups-call-for-release-of-christian-lawyer-in-vietnam/74924