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Woman in Uganda Says Muslims Beat, Raped Her . . .

Woman in Uganda Says Muslims Beat, Raped Her for Accusing Imam of Killing Her Father Christian, 22, seriously wounded after testifying. By Our East Africa Correspondent

NAIROBI, Kenya, April 30, 2016 (Morning Star News) – Muslims in eastern Uganda beat and raped a young Christian woman for testifying that a mosque leader killed her father because […]

May 1st, 2016|stories|0 Comments

Amid Crackdown, Prisoner in Iran Encourages Faithful to Stand Strong

Amid Crackdown, Prisoner in Iran Encourages Faithful to Stand Strong Christian sneaks out message to flocks increasingly without pastors. By Our Middle East Correspondent
ISTANBUL, Turkey, April 1, 2016 (Morning Star News) – In the face of a crackdown that has crippled Iran’s house-church leadership, an imprisoned convert from Islam has managed to sneak a message […]

April 2nd, 2016|stories|0 Comments

Persecuted Pastor in Uttar Pradesh, India Keeps Sights on Christ

Persecuted Pastor in Uttar Pradesh, India Keeps Sights on Christ Elsewhere, a congregation also stands strong in face of opposition. By Our New Delhi Correspondent
NEW DELHI, March 30, 2016 (Morning Star News) – Hindu extremists have vandalized his shop, threatened to kill him, attacked his wife and daughter, forced him to bow to Hindu idols […]

March 31st, 2016|stories|0 Comments

The Asia Evangelical Alliance Condemns the Wanton Bombing in Pakistan

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The Asia Evangelical Alliance Condemns the Wanton Bombing in Pakistan

The Asia Evangelical Alliance (AEA) condemns the wanton bombing in a public park in Lahore, Pakistan, which killed at least 72 people and injured 341 others on Easter day 27th March 2016.

The dead included 24 children and their parents. They belonged to […]

March 29th, 2016|stories|0 Comments

Taliban Splinter Group in Pakistan Targets Christians in Easter Suicide Bombing

Taliban Splinter Group in Pakistan Targets Christians in Easter Suicide Bombing Explosive detonated near children’s rides at park. By Our Pakistan Correspondent
LAHORE, Pakistan, March 28, 2016 (Morning Star News) – A deadly suicide bombing in a public park here marred Easter celebrations in Pakistan on Sunday evening (March 27), as an Islamic extremist group targeted […]

March 29th, 2016|stories|0 Comments

Christian Lawyer in Malaysia Loses Appeal to Practice in Sharia Courts

Victoria Jayaseele Martin yesterday lost her appeal to represent clients in Malaysia’s sharia (Islamic law) courts. Why would a Christian lawyer want to practice in an Islamic court?

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Christian Lawyer in Malaysia Loses Appeal to Practice in Sharia Courts

Muslims who […]

March 25th, 2016|stories|0 Comments

Massacre in Nigeria

More than two weeks after the massacre of an estimated 300 predominantly Christian farmers in Benue state in central Nigeria, attacks continued this week as Muslim Fulani herdsmen remained in the area, sources said.

After Massacre in Benue, Nigeria, Muslim Herdsmen Remain in Villages, Sources Say Thousands displaced. By Our Nigeria Correspondents
LAGOS and JOS, Nigeria, March […]

March 12th, 2016|stories|0 Comments

Suicide Bombings in Two Towns in Nigeria Leave 26 Dead, Dozens Injured

Attacks hit Christian communities of Chibok, Borno state, and Gombi, Adamawa. By Our Nigeria Correspondent
JOS, Nigeria, January 29, 2016 (Morning Star News) – Suicide attacks on two predominantly Christian communities in northeast Nigeria today and on Wednesday(Jan. 27) left at least 26 persons dead and dozens of others injured, sources said.

At noon today a suicide […]

January 30th, 2016|stories|0 Comments

Police in Pakistan Torture Christian to Death, Family Says

Muslim employers order mistreatment after filing false theft charge, they say.By Our Pakistan Correspondent
LAHORE, Pakistan, January 18, 2015 (Morning Star News) – Pakistani police last week tortured a devout Catholic to death in Punjab Province after the victim’s employer singled him out for a theft charge because of his faith, family members said.

Riasat Masih of […]

January 19th, 2016|stories|0 Comments

Muslims in Pakistan Disrupt Christians’ Worship, Storm Homes

Police decline to arrest Muslims after attacks, seizure of church building.By Our Pakistan Correspondent
LAHORE, Pakistan, January 14, 2016 (Morning Star News) – Muslims in a town in Pakistan’s Punjab Province who seized a church property have disrupted a prayer meeting at a private residence, sources said.

After police arranged a reconciliation meeting between the Muslims and […]

January 14th, 2016|stories|0 Comments