CIC Persecution News Headlines
News of persecution, human rights violations, and other articles of interest.
If one member suffers, all the members suffer …
1 Corinthians 12:26a
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PERSECUTION NEWS HEADLINES - for the week ending January 28, 2023
You may remember hearing about a breakthrough in ‘Your faith or your water supply’ – our campaign to reinstate the water, electricity and sewerage services of Protestant Christian families in El Encanto, Mexico.
Please join the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) for a virtual hearing on religious freedom in Burma following two years of rule by the military junta.
American missionary pilot Ryan Koher is still in prison in Mozambique, but we have an encouraging update.
U.S. Embassy issues warning for Islamic State attacks.
Widespread demonstrations may have diminished in Iran, but the civilian fight against Islamic leaders continues.
Last year in the United States saw a rise in the number of Satan clubs opening in public schools by The Satanic Temple (TST) as an “alternative” to the thousands of Good News Clubs started by Child Evangelism Fellowship (CEF).
Forum 18's freedom of religion and belief survey analysis of Belarus notes
continuing violations of this freedom and of interlinked freedoms.
It’s been more than a year since another military coup in Sudan destroyed any hope of transitioning to civilian rule.
Four others wounded in pre-dawn attack.
Muslim threatens colleague in retaliation over work conflict.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo recently reminded regional leaders to guarantee freedom of religion and worship for all people.
Iran has been in a state of unrest for the past four months after the morality police detained and caused the death of Mahsa Amini for an ill-fitting Hijab.
On Dec. 10, a group of Armenian schoolchildren from Nagorno-Karabakh (historical region of Artsakh) traveled to Yerevan, the capital of Armenia, for the Junior Eurovision contest.
Christmas night was cold in Central Nigeria as believers in Miango gathered for Bible lessons and singing.
Church members terrorized in Kaduna and Enugu states.
Iraq was recently called out for “engaging in or tolerating severe violations of religious freedom.”
Six members of family slain in one attack.
Violent attacks against non-Muslims in regions outside the capital Bishkek
have continued in 2022 and into 2023, local Protestants told Forum 18.
The Russian invasion of Ukraine has deeply impacted Central Asia.
Large-scale riots targeting Indian Christians barely made a blip on the news radar.
Islamic State affiliate suspected in bombing of church.
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