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Commentary & Analysis Nightmare Continues for Family of Freed Prisoner of Conscience in China

Wife of Gao Zhisheng calls on U.S. to urge China to let him travel for medical treatment.By the Editor
September 17, 2014 (Morning Star News) – When Chinese authorities released Christian human rights attorney Gao Zhisheng from prison on Aug.7, we didn’t hear anything from him, presumably because of the communist state’s one-year prohibition against him […]

Pastor in Bhutan Sentenced to Prison for Accepting Funds for Ministry

Pastor in Bhutan Sentenced to Prison for Accepting Funds for Ministry Second pastor also convicted but freed after paying fine. By Our Bhutan Correspondent
THIMPHU, Bhutan, September 10, 2014 (Morning Star News) – A court in Bhutan today sentenced pastor Tandin Wangyal to three years, 11 months in prison for receiving funds for ministry activities from […]

Sudan Shutters 500-Member Church in Khartoum

Sudan Shutters 500-Member Church in Khartoum Christian from Uganda ordered to leave country. By Our East Africa Correspondent
NAIROBI, Kenya, September 4, 2014(Morning Star News) – Security agents in Sudan padlocked a 500-member church’s building on Aug. 24, said Christian sources who fear the government may try to sell it.

In the latest incident in a nearly two-year wave of […]

One Year after Historic Attacks, Egypt Has Yet to Aid Christians 

Few church buildings restored as Copts struggle to rebuild their lives. By Our Middle East Correspondent
ISTANBUL, August 18, 2014 (Morning Star News) – One year after the attacks, Mina Thabet can still see the ruins in his mind; a seemingly endless series of scorched, hollowed-out church buildings, schools, homes and businesses stretching out across Egypt.

On Aug. 14, 2013, […]

Four Christians Killed in Bomb Attack in Northern Nigeria 

Catholic church targeted in Kano. By Our Nigeria Correspondent
JOS, Nigeria, July 29, 2014 (Morning Star News) – A bomb attack in the northern Nigerian city of Kanoon Sunday (July 27) killed four Christians and a soldier, sources said.

The bomb was hurled over a fence of St. Charles Catholic Church as parishioners were leaving a worship service, they said; Islamic extremists […]

Christians Killed in Nigeria in 1st Half of Year 91 Percent of Total Last Year

Christians Killed in Nigeria in 1st Half of Year 91 Percent of Total Last Year, Group Says Islamic extremist group Boko Haram responsible for most deaths. By the Editor
July 27, 2014 (Morning Star News) – Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and others killed 1,631 Christians in Nigeria for their faith in the first six months of 2014 – […]

Sudanese Authorities Finally Allow Meriam Ibrahiim to Leave Country

 Nightmare for Christian mother sentenced to die for ‘apostasy’ ends. By Our Sudan Correspondent
JUBA, South Sudan, July 24, 2014 (Morning Star News) – After blocking her departure on a spurious charge of forged travel documents, Sudan today allowed a Christian mother sentenced to die over a false allegation of leaving Islam to leave the country, her attorney said.

Having […]

Christians Killed in Attacks in Coastal Region of Kenya

Christians Killed in Attacks in Coastal Region of Kenya Amid ethnic and political conflicts, religion also appears as factor in killings. By Our East Africa Correspondent
NAIROBI, Kenya, July 9, 2014 (Morning Star News) – Two Christians near Kenya’s coast were killed Monday night (July 7) following attacks by suspected Islamic extremists over the weekend on two predominantly Christian villages that left […]

Christians Killed, Church Buildings Destroyed in Sudan’s Bombing

Christians Killed, Church Buildings Destroyed in Sudan’s Bombing of Civilians Four children, elderly woman among 10 dead in Nuba Mountains. By Our Sudan Correspondent
JUBA, South Sudan, July 7, 2014 (Morning Star News) – Sudan’s bombing of civilian targets in the country’s Nuba Mountains in the past two months has killed at least 10 Christians, sources told Morning Star News.

Four children […]

Lao Christians Charged with Murder after Praying for Sick Villager

Lao Christians Charged with Murder after Praying for Sick Villager Authorities initially arrest pastor, four others over burial dispute. By Our Editor
June 29, 2014 (Morning Star News) – Eager to stop the spread of Christianity, authorities in a village in Laos have charged a pastor and four church members with murder after they prayed for a sick woman […]