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Nigeria Attacks: Blair Launches Faith-Based Program To Promote Religious Tolerance

Amidst continuing attacks on Churches and Christian communities in Northern Nigeria, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Tony Blair

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Pakistan: 14 Year Old Rimsha Masih Found Innocent Of Blasphemy

The case against Rimsha Masih, the teenage Pakistani Christian girl, has today been dropped by the court in the Pakistani

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India: Christians Tormented With Music, Then Attacked

For months, a group of Hindu extremists in southern India had been blasting high-volume movie music at the prayer meetings

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Vietnam: Officials Destroy Two New Church Buildings

Vietnamese officials in Muong Cha district, Dien Bien Province, destroyed two new church buildings of ethnic minority Hmong Christians this

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Azerbaijan: Appeals Judge To Decide Fate Of Church

By Wayne King A Christian congregation in Azerbaijan is waiting pensively to see if a judge will uphold a court

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Sudan: Convert From Islam Loses Wife, Children


By Simba Tian A year ago Mohammed Khidir Khalil was glad his family had obtained refugee status in Egypt after

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Egypt: Gutted Church Building Leaves Copts With Debt

By Wayne King A hasty, inadequate renovation of a church building that Salafi Muslims largely gutted a year ago has

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Iran: Authorities Shut Church In Tehran

By Damaris Kremida Authorities in Iran this week ordered the closure of a church in the capital, Tehran, amid a

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Nigeria: Allegations Swirl Around Suicide Bomb Attack

By Abdias Pasoville Amid allegations that soldiers were responsible for at least eight of 21 deaths after the suicide bombing

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Indonesia Sees Uptick In Church Closures, Attacks

By Vishal Arora and Victor Ambarita The number of violations of Christians’ religious rights in Indonesia reached 40 in the

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