Persecution (2020)



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  • July 03, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    Pressure, elite military force recommended in Nigeria

    Boko Haram in NigeriaAn advocate for Christians who are oppressed or persecuted for their faith says the U.S. government could do more to end the slaughter of Christians in Nigeria.

  • July 01, 2020
    Chad Groening, Charlie Butts

    Freedom – A victim of communism

    China's Xi in front of CCP meetA national defense analyst says China's government has taken a step to begin the brutal repression of what's left of liberty and those who aspire to it in Hong Kong. 

  • June 29, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    'Exciting' to see God at work

    hands tied in prisonDespite ongoing persecution, the head of a ministry that aids, equips, and advocates for Christians who are oppressed for their faith is glad to know the underground Church is doing well in Iran.

  • June 26, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    A little light in the shadow of communism

    China (PRC)An international coalition against forced abortion and sexual slavery is stepping in to help the elderly women impacted by China's anti-Christian campaign.

  • June 25, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Prospect dims for Christianity being taught in Sudanese schools

    Book of GenesisAfter hopes ran high in Sudan that the transitional government would have the subject of Christianity taught alongside Islam, expectations were dashed this month when authorities announced the academic schedule devoid of the world's most widely followed religion.

  • June 22, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    Dissident honoree MIA

    China (PRC)A Christian human rights organization committed to promoting religious freedom and rule of law in China says there's a simply reason why the winner of a distinguished award has not received his prize.

  • June 18, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    At issue: Victims of Pakistan's blasphemy laws

    hands on prison barsPakistan continues to punish religious minorities on trumped-up charges. That's the conclusion of an expert knowledgeable on the practice.

  • June 08, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    'Heavier tools' in store for religious freedom

    cross broken shatteredAn organization that exists "to bandage the wounds of persecuted Christians and to build the Church in the toughest parts of the world" is pleased to see the Trump administration getting tough on nations that persecute citizens based on their religious beliefs.

  • June 07, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Trump targets China's 'cultural genocide' in concentration camps

    Uyghur prisonersPresident Donald Trump is taking aim at the “cultural genocide” taking place in China’s concentration camps – particularly amongst the Communist nation’s Uighur population.

  • June 03, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    A concentrated effort against religion

    Uyghur prisonersChina is using a heavy hand to keep Muslims in the country from practicing their religion.

  • May 28, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    A call to end nonstop targeting of Egypt's Copts

    Coptic Christian church in Egypt

    Indigenous Coptic Christians in Egypt are suffering the worst crackdown on religious freedom and civil liberties in decades – and the persecution inflicted by both society and the government continues to increase.

  • May 07, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    It's time to blacklist China for targeting Uyghurs: USCIRF

    Uyghur prisonersA U.S. agency is seeking sanctions against the People's Republic of China for human rights abuses, particularly against a minority group of Muslims.

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