International News

Africa | Sep. 3 2020

Kenyan family who fled violence in Nairobi attacked again for faith

ISIOLO, Kenya — Muslim extremists beat a Christian woman unconscious in Isiolo, Kenya, and attacked her brother and sister in ongoing persecution... [READ MORE]

Africa | Sep. 1 2020

Violence against Christians in Nigeria escalates yearly

With every passing year, the body count grows larger, and tales of violence — rapes, beheadings, mutilations, kidnappings, torching of homes... [READ MORE]

Asia | Aug. 28 2020

Churches raided, arrests made after refusing to join government association

XIAMEN, China — Police raided a Christian house church in early May, injuring worshippers filming the raid with cell phones. It was the second... [READ MORE]

International | Aug. 18 2020

Missionaries gain access to Amazon’s Indigenous peoples despite pandemic

When the first COVID-19 cases hit Brazil in March, the government agency in charge of protecting the country’s Indigenous peoples, the National... [READ MORE]

International News | Aug. 17 2020

Christian widow, mother of 4 found dead, mutilated in Indian village

CHHATTISGARH, India — A Christian widow persecuted by tribal Hindu villagers was found dead and mutilated in a wilderness in Chhattisgarh,... [READ MORE]

Asia | Aug. 14 2020

Christian in Pakistan charged with blasphemy over Facebook post

A Christian man in Pakistan has been charged with blasphemy over a Facebook post. The Christian Post reported that the man made a theological... [READ MORE]

Asia | Aug. 14 2020

Chinese Christians forced to replace religious images with portraits of Chinese president

Chinese Christians are being forced to replace items such as crosses in their homes with portraits of Chinese president Xi Jinping, according... [READ MORE]

International News | Aug. 13 2020

Across faiths, pandemic alters services

London and its environs are home to a notable diversity of faiths and flocks. Rites that have been the bedrock of their beliefs for centuries... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Aug. 11 2020

U.S. officials say help on way to Beirut after massive explosion

Following the Aug. 4 explosion in Beirut that left at least 200 reported dead and thousands injured, U.S. officials are promising aid is on its... [READ MORE]

International News | Aug. 10 2020

Uzbek efforts to draft new religion law slow, shrouded in secrecy

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan — The drafting of a new religion law by Uzbek officials has yet to happen and the process appears to be shrouded in secrecy.... [READ MORE]