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Extended Family Expelled from Village in Chiapas, Mexico In two other states, three more Catholic priests shot dead

October 21, 2016 (Morning Star News)
A Christian family of six and 10 other relatives are facing hunger and illness in Chiapas, Mexico after local officials drove them from their land for non-compliance with a “traditionalist” mix of indigenous pagan and Catholic rituals, according to a Mexico City-based news outlet.
The family patriarch, identified only as Fernando […]

October 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

More than 48 Christians Killed in Kaduna, Nigeria

GODOGODO, Nigeria, October 19, 2016 (Morning Star News) Muslim Fulani herdsmen killed more than 40 Christians in an attack in this town in northern Nigeria on Saturday (Oct. 15) and left another eight dead in an assault three weeks earlier, area leaders said.

Besides the eight slain on Sept. 24-26 in Godogodo, a predominantly Christian community […]

October 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Authorities in Sudan Arrest More Christians in Takeover of School Two pastors, seven others detained for four days.

JUBA, South Sudan, October 13, 2016 (Morning Star News)

Two pastors and seven other Christians in Sudan were detained for four days last week after trying to stop a group of civilians and police from taking over their school, according to one of the arrested pastors.Local police on Oct. 6 arrested the Rev. Samuel Suliman, headmaster […]

October 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Burning of Pastor’s House in Zanzibar, Tanzania Leaves Family of 11 Homeless, Muslim extremists suspected

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct. 5, 2016 (Morning Star News)
A pastor, his wife and their nine children have been sleeping on the floor of their small church building on the island of Zanzibar since Muslim extremists set their house on fire in August.

Pastor Damson Maonesho has seen his 9-month-old baby contract pneumonia since his family had to […]

October 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Authorities in Turkey Arrest Killers in Malatya Slayings

ISTANBUL, Turkey, Sept. 30, 2016 (Morning Star News)

Authorities in Turkey last night arrested the five Muslim nationalists convicted and sentenced to life in prison for the torture and murder of three Christians in southeast Turkey in 2007.

A source told Morning Star News of the arrests last evening, and advocacy group Middle East Concern (MEC) confirmed […]

October 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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October 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Arrest of Christian Workers in Sudan Serves Islamist Regime as Warning to Others . . .

Arrest of Christian Workers in Sudan Serves Islamist Regime as Warning to Others International community takes note of repressive measures.

JUBA, South Sudan, September 29, 2016 (Morning Star News) – Christian workers imprisoned under charges related to tarnishing Sudan’s image are innocent, but their arrests serve the Sudanese government as a warning to others against criticizing […]

September 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

After Nine Years, Killers in Malatya, Turkey Slayings Are Convicted

ISTANBUL, Turkey, September 28, 2016
(Morning Star News)
After a nine-year legal saga, a Turkish criminal court today sentenced five men to life in prison for the torture and murder of three Christians in southeast Turkey in 2007.
The Malatya First Heavy Penal Court found Salih Gurler, Cuma Ozdemir, Abuzer Yildirim, Hamit Ceker and Emre Gunaydin guilty on […]

September 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Muslim in Ethiopia Attacks Wife for Leaving Islam

NAIROBI, Kenya, September 21, 2016 (Morning Star News)

A woman in Ethiopia had been a Christian for six weeks when her husband found out and beat her for leaving Islam, sources said.

Habiba Ibrahim, a 34-year-old mother of three in Bokulu Boma, Ethiopia, received hospital treatment for three days after the assault earlier this month by her […]

September 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Authorities Arrest Christian Leader in Al Jazirah State, Sudan, in School Takeover

JUBA, South Sudan, September 13, 2016 (Morning Star News)
Authorities in southeastern Sudan arrested the headmaster of a Christian school last week and took over its property, sources said.

Armed police and officials from the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) on Sept. 5 arrested the Rev. Samuel Suliman and 12 teachers at the school in Madani, […]

September 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments