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(BosNewsLife) – Christians in Sri Lanka ‘s troubled town of Batticaloa were facing another difficult Sunday, May 22, after Buddhist militants reportedly burned down their church, evangelical news agency Idea reported. Idea quoted aid workers in the region as saying that several militants entered the Methodist congregation, which was also used as a storage site for clothing and other aid packages for victims of the Tsunami disaster in December. Aid worker and Pastor Albert W. Jebanesan said the fire “spread throughout the church building and also destroyed the adjacent pastoral home and a new house”, Idea reported. Nobody was injured, but all aid packages were reportedly destroyed. Idea quoted witnesses as saying that people could be seen fleeing burning buildings. The pastor of the church had apparently received several “threatening phone calls” in which he was urged to stop the Christian aid for Tsunami victims.