Map reflects the 30 most recent Persecution Reports. Click HERE for the Map Legend.



Africa Desert Breeds Islamists, from Al Shabab to Boko Haram

Saturday, October 12th, 2013

The combination of ready access to weapons flowing from Arab Spring states in North Africa, and the fact that the Sahel zone is outside the reach of most of the region's military and policing capability, have allowed for the formation of a "petri-dish" for the breeding of Islamists. The lawlessness of the Sahel has allowed the groups operating from to zone to conduct operations against Christian and Western targets with near impunity. The effort of the Séléka in CAR is just one example, where the Islamists are attempting to form a Sharia state despite the population being composed mostly of Christians.

Muslim President Ordered the Killing of a Pastor in West Africa

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

The Muslim president of the African nation of Guinea ordered the killing of pastor Loua. The pastor, who is educated in the United States, is a convert from Islam to Christianity. According to Guinea Muslim beliefs, it was necessary to kill an infidel (non-Muslim) to insure the leadership’s success.

Guinea Man’s Wife Kidnapped After He Becomes Christian

Saturday, April 22nd, 2006

After news of his conversion spread across the village, "the family of his wife, Fatumata, came to take her back because he had left the traditional religion," NTM said. "Fatumata remains with her family, even though she wants to return to her husband," the group added.

Baptism Service Violently Attacked

Thursday, November 3rd, 2005

Religious intolerance increasing in Guinea as Muslims attack Christian Baptism service.

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ICC is constantly monitoring the state of Christian persecution in countries around the world and looking for ways that we can act as bridge between our supporters and the persecuted church. Beyond the projects you see above, we are working in many other areas to provide practical assistance to our brothers and sisters in Christ. View our other projects page to understand more of our work and keep up to date on our current projects.