Asia


Asia | Oct. 12 2000

Bombs explode in Tajikistan

Two powerful bombs exploded during a Christian church service in Tajikistan’s capital city of Dushanbe Oct. 1, leaving 10 members of the... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 5 2000

Alabama missions team see success with Philippines trip

The Alabama group arrived at the Manila airport full of excitement at the prospect of holding a free medical clinic for needy Filipinos. Hopes... [READ MORE]

Asia | Sep. 28 2000

Evangelicals fail to stop China trade bill

Congress’ annual review of China’s human rights record before granting the Beijing government favored trade status came to an end... [READ MORE]

Asia | Sep. 28 2000

Evangelicals fail to stop China trade bill

Congress’ annual review of China’s human rights record before granting the Beijing government favored trade status came to an end... [READ MORE]

Asia | Sep. 28 2000

Seven nations named violators of religious freedom

For the second straight year, the U.S. State Department listed Burma, China, Iran, Iraq, Sudan, Serbia and the Taliban of Afghanistan as severe... [READ MORE]

Asia | Sep. 21 2000

Christian leader jailed in Uzbekistan, accused of having drugs

A Christian leader in western Uzbekistan’s autonomous Karakalpakstan region has been jailed since July 25, accused by local police of drug... [READ MORE]

Asia | Sep. 14 2000

Fiji: South Pacific’s shining star dimmed by social problems

The idyllic Fiji islands have long been a beacon to lovers of exotic locations — including Captain Bligh’s infamous crew who mutinied... [READ MORE]

Asia | Sep. 7 2000

WMU leaders volunteer at Olympics

(continued from page 1) United States women’s basketball team victory over Korea and the United States women’s softball team in their... [READ MORE]

Asia | Sep. 7 2000

Robbers strike international seminary

PRAGUE, Czech Republic — A daring midday armed robbery Aug. 14 stunned staff and students at International Baptist Theological Seminary... [READ MORE]

Africa | Sep. 7 2000

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Kathie Lee Gifford came under fire because it was said some of her clothing line was produced under questionable circumstances. Human rights... [READ MORE]