03/01/2024 Nigeria – A church was attacked multiple times by Fulani militants in rural Nigeria, causing attendance to suffer.
02/29/2024 Indonesia – Minister of Religion Yaqut Cholil Qoumas asked his staff at the Directorate General to intervene if there were obstacles to establishing a place of worship.
02/29/2024 United States – The United States Supreme Court officially refused to try the case of the dismissal of Christian jurors from a Missouri trial regarding homosexuality on Feb. 26.
02/29/2024 India – Authorities in the far eastern Indian state of Tripura fired a high-ranking forestry official this last week after his choice of names for a pair of lions sparked a firestorm of anger from Hindu nationalists.
02/29/2024 Afghanistan (International Christian Concern) – In the aftermath of the Taliban’s resurgence in Afghanistan, Afghan Christians seeking refuge in neighboring Pakistan have few choices....
02/27/2024 Pakistan – A private school in Peshawar, Pakistan, has reportedly expelled poor Christian students who are unable to pay their school fees.
02/27/2024 Burkina Faso – On Feb. 25, a group of gunmen violently attacked a Catholic church in Essakane Village, located in the Oudalan province.
02/27/2024 Myanmar – Ethnic armed militias in Kayeh are waging an effective if fiercely contested battle against the military dictatorship that holds the country’s capital.
by Matthew Often cited as the world's best example of a “failed state,” Somalia has for several decades suffered from lawlessness and deprivation. Much of the country is extremely dangerous for...
02/23/2024 DRC (International Christian Concern) — The United Nations Security Council has sanctioned the leaders of five armed rebel groups, according to a statement made Tuesday by Ambassador...
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