Asia


Asia | Sep. 25 2017

Hindu extremists beat pastor in India

DABLI RATHAN, India — A pastor in India’s Dabli Rathan village suffered serious head and leg injuries Aug. 16 after a band of Hindu extremists... [READ MORE]

Asia | Sep. 8 2017

Anti-trafficking ministry allowed to stay open

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — A major Christian anti-trafficking ministry narrowly escaped getting shut down after a CNN segment on child sex trafficking... [READ MORE]

Asia | Aug. 27 2017

Child sex slave rescue group ordered to close

Roseville, California — An American Christian group that rescues child sex slaves has been ordered to close after Cambodian Prime Minister... [READ MORE]

Asia | Aug. 25 2017

Group attacks newly converted Christians

THI TAW, Myanmar — About 150 angry Buddhists and monks recently attacked a group of newly converted Christians in Myanmar (Burma), destroying... [READ MORE]

Asia | Aug. 3 2017

Christians arrested for ‘unlawful assembly’

PUJARIPURVAH, India — Police in Uttar Pradesh state, India, detained six Christians in June under “unlawful assembly” laws for worshipping... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jul. 30 2017

Chinese couple killed, accused of ‘preaching’

Quetta, Pakistan — A Chinese couple was killed in June after Pakistani officials accused them of “preaching.” Reports say Lee Zing Yang,... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jul. 27 2017

Christians attacked, forced into ‘agreement’

ABASING, India — After an attack in eastern India in which a Christian was seriously injured, police and Hindus created an “agreement”... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jul. 1 2017

Raids on Baptist worship meetings increasing

TARAZ, Kazakhstan — A growing number of Baptist congregations in Taraz, Kazakhstan, are being scrunitized by state police. Some worship meetings... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jun. 30 2017

Christian families forced into Hindu ritual

JALALABAD, India — Villagers in India’s Uttar Pradesh state beat Christians, forced them to participate in Hindu rituals and have refused... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jun. 12 2017

Hindu villagers come to Christ; pastor punished

HYDERABAD, India — Hard-line Hindus in southern India, upset that members of their caste-based group have become Christians, burned down a... [READ MORE]

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