After the suicide bomb attack at the Catholic cathedral in Makassar on Palm Sunday, Indonesia has increased security for churches around the country. Heavily armed police and military personnel were seen at churches during Easter celebrations. … See MoreSee Less
In Nineveh Governorate, 38% of the population lives below the poverty line. Many of Iraq’s remaining Christians reside in Nineveh, where they face continued persecution, attacks and economic hardship. … See MoreSee Less
Boko Haram established a pattern of kidnapping school children for ransom in 2014, when the group abducted 276 mostly Christian girls from a school in Chibok. Over 100 of those girls are still missing today. 2021 has already seen several large-scale kidnappings which were originally thought to have been carried out by loosely organized bandits rather than Boko Haram. … See MoreSee Less
Breaking International law, where are the courts for these crimes?
According to local sources, 13 Christian families in India’s Odisha state have been displaced from their home village since January after they refused to recant their Christian faith. The displacement happened after radical Hindu nationalists used a disagreement over a local Hindu festival to foment tensions between villagers. … See MoreSee Less