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Thursday, October 31st, 2013
Acts of Islamic terrorism targeting Christians are increasing dramatically across Africa. Sadly, the same gaps in infrastructure and policing capacity which allow Islamists to flourish also make it difficult to protect impacted Christian communities .
Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013
Systematic persecution of Christians is increasing rapidly across sub-Saharan Africa. How do these groups broadcast their beheadings, bombings, and tortures? And how is the call to violent jihad broadcast to other Muslims on the continent? Tech-savvy terrorists use the same US-made social media that American teens use to plan an outing: FaceBook, Twitter, and YouTube. The BBC explains:
Wednesday, October 16th, 2013
Despite the powerful persecution visited upon Christians by the government in Mauritania, God is there... and He is answering prayers every day to strengthen and encourage His flock.
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.
Saturday, June 30th, 2012
Thursday, March 24th, 2011
Monday, June 29th, 2009
Mauritania is officially a Muslim state, and Islamists are murdering those who spread Christianity. Please pray for the country's tiny Christian minority as Al-Qaida threatens believers and tensions rise before the upcoming election.
Wednesday, August 13th, 2008
Al Qaeda is calling for the establishment of Islamic State in the North African country of Mauritania. In Islamic State, Islamic law is the law of the land. Christians and other minorities are forced to change to Islam or pay protection tax for living in the country.
Monday, April 14th, 2008
The government of Mauritania is fighting to get rid of Salafists. Salafists are Islamic extremists highly intolerant of Christians and other non-Muslims.
Tuesday, March 11th, 2008
The Christians living in predominately Muslim country of Mauritania face persecution. They need your prayer and support.
Monday, February 12th, 2007
An Algerian group that has started to call itself al-Qaeda in the Maghreb has been running training camps for Islamic militants from other North African countries
Thursday, March 10th, 2005
Repression and Spiritual Bondage in Mauritania