Myanmar Christian Fellowship of the Blinds (MCFB) is a Christian organization which serves the blind. It is one of the Christian organizations previously recognized by the social warfare ministry of the civil government.
COVID 19 Crisis
The power-thirsty Burmese Army (Tatmadaw) staged a coup to topple the civilian government led by Aung Sang Suu Kyi in February. Myanmar has since descended into chaos and faces endless fighting throughout the country.
The impact of COVID-19 was felt around the world, but particularly so in persecuted communities that were already struggling pre-pandemic.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, we have witnessed a disparity in the populations that receive aid. In parts of Kenya, Muslim authorities have denied local Christians food relief that was provided by the government.
Since the February 1 military coup that deposed Aung San Suu Kyi’s democratically elected civilian government, infighting between the Burmese military and pro-democracy groups has reached a boiling point.
06/20/2021 India (International Christian Concern) – “ICC’s food relief has relieved me from the pressure of worrying about our next meal,” Pastor Mani Babu, a recipient of COVID-19...
On May 31, 2021, Indian authorities took four Christian family members into custody. According to local reports, the four Christians were accused by radical Hindu nationalists of...
06/05/2021 India (International Christian Concern) – “I was not in a position to purchase food and feed my family,” Pastor Yesu Ratnam recently said to International Christian Concern (ICC), who serves as a church planter in the state of Telangana.
06/02/2021 India (International Christian Concern) – The second surge of the COVID-19 pandemic has hit our brothers and sisters in India extremely hard. Pastors serving in rural areas...
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