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


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

Asia | Sep. 7 2000

Children’s HopeChest helps Russian Orphans

The post-Soviet crisis in Russia is greater than economic decline and environmental disaster.  It is a crisis of life or death for millions... [READ MORE]

Asia | Aug. 24 2000

China boasts growth in mega-churches

SHENZHEN, China — America is still the land of mega-churches, but China is fast catching up. China’s official Protestant church,... [READ MORE]

Asia | Aug. 17 2000

More countries said violating religious freedom

One month ahead of the State Department’s release of a list of countries suspected of religious freedom violations, a federal commission... [READ MORE]