Christian businessman detained at airport upon return from exile

Sudanese Christian businessman Ashraf Samir Mousad Obid was detained at  Khartoum Airport  on 27 January, under the orders of the General Intelligence...

Christians Express Little Trust in Saudi Arabia

01/30/2020 Saudi Arabia (International Christian Concern) – The Pew Research Center has completed a study measuring the amount of trust different groups have...

Five Christians killed in Boko Haram repeat attack on Cameroon district

Five Christians were killed in a Boko Haram night-time attack on a Christian village in Far North Cameroon on 17 January; the...

Indian church leaders raise alarm over Christian girls targeted in Islamist “love jihad”

An announcement from leaders of the largest Christian denomination in Kerala, India, raised serious concerns that young Christian women are being targeted...

Virgin Mary Statue Vandalized in Myanmar’s Shan State

01/23/2020 Myanmar (International Christian Concern) – According to local sources, a statue of the Virgin Mary in Shan state’s Pinlaung Township was destroyed...

A Story from The Secret Church Inside North Korea

01/24/2020 North Korea (International Christian Concern) – Young-sik never expected that one day he would find another Christ follower in the most difficult...

Auschwitz – 75 Years Later Deception Continues

Seventy-five years after the liberation of Auschwitz, Jan. 27 is the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, when the world remembers and mourns the victims...

Churches in Blue Nile State attacked twice in three weeks

Three churches in Blue Nile State were each burned down twice in the three weeks between 28 December 2019 and 16 January....

Extremist Targets Egyptian Christian

01/24/2020 Egypt (International Christian Concern) – Copts United reports that there was yet another attempt in Cairo to kill a Coptic Christian. Rafek Karem was...

Church in Oran closed down by authorities

CSW has learned that on 23 January 2020 the House of Hope Evangelical Church in Ayoun Turk, Oran city in western Algeria...
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Catholics leaders in US call for nationwide limit on payday loan interest

Catholics in the US are pushing for a national, bipartisan bill that would limit the interest rate on payday and car title...

Five million people march against persecution of Christians by Islamist extremists in Nigeria

Five million people took part in protest marches across Nigeria on Sunday 2 February against the murder of Pastor Lawan Andimi by Boko Haram, and the...

Missing Pastor’s Wife Sues Police for Alleged Abduction

02/13/2020 Malaysia (International Christian Concern) – One day before the three-year anniversary of missing pastor Raymond Koh’s abduction, his wife Susanne Liew announced...