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Syrian Christians Mourn Murdered Priest

Syrian Christians Mourn Murdered Priest Dutch clergyman refused to leave embattled country’s people in spite of dangers. By Our Middle East Correspondent
The Rev. Frans Van der Lugt, laid to rest. (Bettros Kasis’ Facebook page, Syrian Orthodox Patriarchate)ISTANBUL, Turkey, April 8, 2014 (Morning Star News) – Christians across Syria are mourning the loss of a Dutch […]

Christian Couple in Pakistan Sentenced to Death for ‘Blasphemy’

Christian Couple in Pakistan Sentenced to Death for ‘Blasphemy’
Sentence comes eight days after another Christian handed death penalty.
By Our Pakistan Correspondent
Shafqat Emmanuel (Morning Star News via World Vision in Progress)LAHORE, Pakistan, April 4, 2014 – (Morning Star News) – A Christian couple in Punjab Province incapable of writing proper Urdu was sentenced to death today […]

Gunmen Open Fire on Church in Mombasa, Kenya

Gunmen entered a Sunday morning worship service in Kenya’s coastal Mombasa County yesterday and sprayed the congregation with bullets, killing at least seven Christians and leaving several others in critical condition.
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Gunmen Open Fire on Church in Mombasa, KenyaAt least seven dead in attack by suspected Islamic extremists.By Our East Africa […]

Islamic Extremists in Somalia Behead Two Christians

Al Shabaab militants publicly execute mother of two, cousin.

By Our East Africa Correspondent

Coastal town of Barawa, in southeastern Somalia. (Wikipedia)NAIROBI, Kenya, March 14, 2014 (Morning Star News) – Islamic extremists from the rebel Al Shabaab militia last week publicly beheaded a mother of two girls and her cousin in southeastern Somalia after discovering they were […]

Egyptian Christian Shot in Libya Near Death

Egyptian Christian Shot in Libya Near Death.Second attack by suspected Islamic extremists in one week leaves Copts unconscious.By Our Middle East Correspondent
ISTANBUL, Turkey, March 10, 2014 (Morning Star News) – The family of an Egyptian Christian shot in Libya on March 2 says he remains close to death in a hospital in Egypt.

The shooting of Salama Fawzy Tobia, […]

Muslim Gunmen in Nigeria Kill 16 Christians

Muslim Gunmen in Nigeria Kill 16 Christians, Destroy Numerous Homes Suspected Fulani herdsmen attack communities in Plateau state.  By Our Nigeria Correspondent
JOS, Nigeria, March 5, 2014 (Morning Star News) – Armed gunmen believed to be Muslim Fulani herdsmen yesterday and early today attacked a cluster of villages in Plateau state, killing 16 Christians and destroying numerous homes, Christian leaders said.

The assailants, […]

Anti-Christian Hostility Motivated Lethal Attack on Copts

Anti-Christian Hostility Motivated Lethal Attack on Copts, Sources in Egypt Say Stories of Muslim’s mental instability, circumstances fabricated to build his murder defense, rights advocate says.By Our Middle East Correspondent
CAIRO, Egypt, February 17, 2014 (Morning Star News) – More than a week after a Muslim went on an anti-Christian rampage in Upper Egypt that left one woman dead and […]

‘Proselytism’ Conviction of Convert from Islam in Morocco Overturned

Judge dismisses case, nullifying hasty 30-month sentence, fine. By Our Middle East Correspondent
CAIRO, Egypt, February 6, 2014 (Morning Star News) – An appeals court judge in Morocco today overturned a conviction against a Christian convert from Islam who had been sentenced to 30 months in prison for alleged proselytizing.

The judge in the Court of Appeal in Fez […]

Islamic Extremists in Nigeria Attack Christians at SundayWorship

Islamic Extremists in Nigeria Attack Christians at SundayWorship Fulani herdsmen raid villages in broad daylight; Boko Haram continues onslaught. By Our Nigeria Correspondent

JOS, Nigeria, January 21, 2014 (Morning Star News) – Islamic extremists have attacked villages in three states in Nigeria every Sunday this month, killing at least 15 Christians.
Christian leaders in the Agatu Local Government Area of central Nigeria’s Benue […]

Egypt’s Christians Vote on New Constitution

Egypt’s Christians Vote on New Constitution Seeking stability, Copts appear resigned to support document. By Our Middle East Correspondent
CAIRO, Egypt, January 15, 2014 (Morning Star News) – Across Egypt, Christians are lining up today and Thursday to vote on a new constitution that many consider highly flawed but the best option – and a substantial improvement over the last […]