Tribunal says China uses coercion in organ harvesting, targets religious minorities

An investigative tribunal has said that forced harvesting of organs for transplant continues in China, with religious minorities especially targeted.

Three Christians Forced to Convert to Buddhism in Rakhine State, Burma

YANGON, Burma (Morning Star News) – Local authorities in western Burma (Myanmar) last month forced three Christians to convert to Buddhism, area sources said.

Leaders Call for Improved Pakistani Religious Freedom Law

06/23/2019 Pakistan (International Christian Concern)- In a meeting in Islamabad, the capital city of Pakistan, held to assess the effectiveness of Pakistan’s religious...

Sisi Allocates Land for Christian Cemeteries

06/23/2019 Egypt (International Christian Concern) –  On Friday, Egyptian President al-Sisi issued a presidential decree which allocates 109.9 acres of state land in...

Three Children among 13 Christians Killed in Attacks in Two States in Nigeria

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Muslim Fulani herdsmen on Monday (June 17) killed four Christians in north-central Nigeria’s Kaduna state, including three children,...

Indian Christians Arrested for Allegedly “Disturbing Public Peace”

06/22/2019 India (International Christian Concern)- A group of Christians were arrested by police on a train moving from the Indian city of Tamil...

Senior Official in Iran Questions Church Closure

06/22/2019 Iran (International Christian Concern) – Aliakbar Gorji Azandaryani, a senior legal advisor to Iran’s President Rouhani, is publically questioning two recent incidents...

Released Members of Early Rain Covenant Church Still Closely Monitored

06/21/2019 China (International Christian Concern) – A few members from Sichuan’s Early Rain Covenant Church (ERCC), including Pastor Wang Yi’s recently released wife...

Part of Christian School in Eastern Uganda Torn Down

NAIROBI, Kenya (Morning Star News) – One of two buildings of a Christian primary school in eastern Uganda was demolished after local Muslims who...

Syrian Christian Towns Targeted in Weekend Violence

06/17/2019 Syria (International Christian Concern) –  Two Syrian Christian towns associated with the Syrian government were targeted by jihadist rebels over the weekend....
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Analysis: USCCB elections and the Church’s theological vision

The U.S. bishops’ conference fall meeting is unlikely to offer any surprises to Church observers watching to assembly. In fact, while the...

WCC gravely concerned about “red-tagging” of Council of Churches in the Philippines

World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit has expressed alarm and grave concern over the listing of...

Policeman and Farmer Assaulted by Fulani in Jigawa State

11/10/2019 Nigeria (International Christian Concern) – A week ago, a wandering band of Fulani Herdsman in central Jigawa State attacked a patrolling police...