05/18/2019 Pakistan (International Christian Concern) – Neha Pervaiz, a 15-year-old Christian teen from Karachi, Pakistan, was reportedly raped and forcefully converted to Islam last month. According to UCA News, Pervaiz was also forcefully married to a 45-year-old Muslim man. “I was taken by my aunt, a Muslim convert, to her house on April 28 to help ... More
Third Attack in 15 Days 05/17/2019 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that on Monday, May 13, 2019, gunmen in Burkina Faso killed four Christians during a Catholic parade. According to France 24, the procession was moving a statue of the Virgin Mary from one town to another. As they ... More
05/20/2019 Nigeria (International Christian Concern) – Boko Haram attacked a refugee center in Northeast Nigeria, killing two people and injuring more than ten others. The attack took place on Saturday, May 18, in the Madu Musaha refugee camp near Dikwa Town. Dikwa is about 60 miles from Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State. The attackers entered ... More
05/21/2019 Pakistan (International Christian Concern) - On May 18, Javaid Masih, age 45, was reportedly killed by his Muslim employer in Chak # 07/JB, located in the Faisalabad district of Pakistan’s Punjab province. A laborer by profession, Masih was kidnapped and tortured to death after he attempted to quit his job. “Masih was employed at Abbas ... More
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Policy Day 2019 | You’re Invited!
TOMORROW is ICC’s annual Policy Day event on Capitol Hill, which will focus on persecution in Iran. If you are thinking about attending, but haven’t yet RSVP’d, today is the day! To learn more and secure your seat, visit: bit.ly/2H79Cpm … See MoreSee Less
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