PAKISTAN: Minorities Claim they Were Refused Aid Due to their Religious Identities
  • 01 April 2020

Claims of a charity in Pakistan refusing to serve food aid to Christians and Hindus went viral on social media on Sunday. The story brought into sharp focus the discrimination minorities in Pakistan often face due to their religious identities in the midst of crisis. News of the discriminatory incident went viral on Facebook after […]

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NIGERIA: Teenage Girl Escapes After Abduction and Forcible Conversion to Islam
  • 01 April 2020

Sadiya Amos, aged 17, went missing from north central Kaduna in northern Nigeria on the night of 5 January. On 7 January, some men came to force her father Amos Chindo to attend a Sharia court in Anchau, Kubau without telling him what offence he had committed or even allowing him to tell his family […]

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TURKEY: Frontline Worker Encouraged by Church Growth
  • 01 April 2020

A believer working to plant churches in each of Turkey’s 81 provinces reports that three years of work is bearing fruit. A third church began services recently in one of Turkey’s major cities, and the first church planted there has grown from 10 members to nearly 100 in less than three years. The Christian worker […]

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SUDAN: Christians See the Light After Years of Oppression
  • 26 March 2020

Sudan, a place that’s seen genocide, war, and persecution for as long as some can remember is finally coming out of the dark. The nation’s new transitional government is making real reforms that allow the Sudanese people to live and worship more freely. On a recent trip to Sudan, American observers witnessed something that hasn’t […]

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MYANMAR: Imprisoned Pastor Cannot Leave Wa State
  • 26 March 2020

Rev Ai was arrested in 2018 along with other Christian leaders during a separatist crackdown in Wa State. His family struggled while he was in prison, and members of the Wa State Army prevented other believers from helping them. Ai was released after several months, but the situation remains very difficult for Christians in the […]

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