INDIA: Christian Convert Killed and Left on the Road
  • 28 February 2019

An Indian man who had become a Christian last year was killed and beheaded in eastern India earlier this month. On 11 February, Anant Ram Gand, 40, was taken from his home in the village of Raigarh Tehsil, in the district of Nabarangapur, Odisha, by three men who killed him and left his decapitated body […]

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COLOMBIA: Pastor Killed, Leaving the Church ‘Terrified’
  • 21 February 2019

Pastor Leider Molina, 24, had just finished preaching in his church in Caucasia, Antioquia state in north-west Colombia, on Friday 9 February. As he stepped outside, he was hit by five bullets. Molina was known as a passionate preacher and an active youth leader working for his church and city, 670km north of the capital […]

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MYANMAR: A Pastor Has Been Killed
  • 14 February 2019

Pastor Tun Nu was last seen alive on the evening of 19 January, when an armed rebel group forced him to leave his home, telling Nu their leader wanted to question him. Pastor Nu had been a missionary with Gospel for Asia in a troubled area of Myanmar. “He was killed along with several others […]

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Hannelie Continues the Race
  • 12 December 2018

Hannelie Groenewald and her family were missionaries in Afghanistan in 2014 when a targeted Taliban attack claimed the lives of her husband and two children. Today, despite her grief, Hannelie continues to share Jesus. Hannelie and her husband Werner moved to Afghanistan from their native South Africa in 2003. A missions trip confirmed to them […]

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EGYPT: Gunmen Target Bus with Coptic Christians
  • 05 November 2018

At least seven people have been killed in Egypt by gunmen who opened fire on a bus carrying a group of Coptic Christians, officials say. According to a Voice of the Martyrs contact at least 20 were also injured in the attack in the Minya region, south of Cairo — the same place where two […]

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