North Korean Christian Imprisoned for Her Faith Tells of Torture, Beatings in Prison

02/17/2019 North Korea (International Christian Concern) – A North Korean Christian, identified only as “Prisoner 42” for security reasons, told Christian persecution watchdog...

Priest’s Kidnap Four Months Ago Still Hurting Community

02/14/2019 Niger (International Christian Concern) – It has been four months since Father Luigi Macalli from the Society for African Missions was kidnapped from...

Legal Struggle of Doctor Reflects Wider Harassment of Christians in India

HYDERABAD, India (Morning Star News) – Emergency medicine doctor Christo Thomas Philip was returning with his family to his native India from a medical...

District Council in Pakistan Votes to Employ Only Christians as Sweepers

02/14/2019 Pakistan (International Christian Concern) – In January, the Swabi District Council, located in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, voted to only employ Christians...

China Shuts Down Many Churches Involved in Defectors Ministry

02/10/2019 China (International Christian Concern) – China’s crackdown on Christianity is not just toward Chinese Christians, the North Korean defectors who live in...

Sentence Issued Against Policeman Who Murdered 2 Christians

02/10/2019 Egypt (International Christian Concern) –  A criminal court in Upper Egypt’s Minya Governorate has issued a death sentence against policeman Rabie Mustafa...

Chinese Bishop and Priests From Hebei Temporarily Released

02/09/2019 China (International Christian Concern) – A underground bishop and two priests from Hebei province in northern China who had been detained last...

Persecution Relief 2018 Annual Report: Persecution of Christians in India at Highest Level in...

Persecution Relief is an interdenominational initiative registered as a non-profit organization in the USA with 501(c)(3) certification that provides comprehensive support (prayerful, financial,...

Boko Haram Kill 60 Civilians in Town After Military Deserts Post

02/03/2019 Nigeria (International Christian Concern) – Boko Haram killed 60 people in an attack on the village of Rann in Northeast Nigeria on Monday,...

Pastor Kidnapped by Local Gang in Myanmar Still Missing

02/01/2019 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – Gospel for Asia (GFA), a ministry that has been serving the least of these in Asia since 1979, has...
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Iraqi Christians Evacuate Following Turkish Airstrikes

07/04/2020 Iraq (International Christian Concern) – Since the beginning of Turkey’s airstrike operations in northern Iraq, nine of the 11 Christian villages in...