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(Compass) – Relatives of three Eritrean pastors jailed since May discovered yesterday that the prominent evangelicals have been transferred from their police station cells in the capital of Asmara to an unknown location. When families and friends of the Rev. Haile Naizgi and Dr. Kiflu Gebremeske of the Full Gospel Church and Pastor Tesfatsion Hagos of the Rema Evangelical Church took food yesterday morning to the respective police stations where the men have been imprisoned without charges, authorities informed them that the men were no longer there. Evangelicals who later visited the wives of Naizgi and Gebremeske said they found them “in distress and deep sadness over the sudden disappearance of their husbands.” “Such disappearances could be for the good or for the worse,” one source told Compass. At least 400 members of evangelical churches in Eritrea are known to be imprisoned for their faith, including more than 70 soldiers held under severe conditions for over two years at the Assab Military Prison.