Extremist attack on Mombasa church kills seven

Extremist attack on Mombasa church kills seven

25 March 2014 At least seven Christians were killed and several others were critically injured when gunmen opened fire on a church near Mombasa. Two suspected Islamic extremists burst into Joy in Jesus Church in Likoni during Sunday’s worship service and fired into...
Gunmen Open Fire on Church in Mombasa, Kenya

Gunmen Open Fire on Church in Mombasa, Kenya

24 March 2014 Gunmen entered a Sunday morning worship service in Kenya’s coastal Mombasa County yesterday and sprayed the congregation with bullets, killing at least seven Christians and leaving several others in critical condition. Two heavily-armed men wounded more...
Islamic Extremists in Somalia Behead Two Christians

Islamic Extremists in Somalia Behead Two Christians

14 March 2014 Islamic extremists from the rebel Al Shabaab militia last week publicly beheaded a mother of two girls and her cousin in southeastern Somalia after discovering they were Christians, sources said. In the port town of Barawa in the Lower Shebelle Region,...
Egyptian Christian Shot in Libya Near Death

Egyptian Christian Shot in Libya Near Death

10 March 2014 The family of an Egyptian Christian shot in Libya on March 2 says he remains close to death in a hospital in Egypt. The shooting of Salama Fawzy Tobia, 23, in Benghazi, Libya came a week after suspected Islamic extremists killed seven other Egyptian...
Homeless shelter officially closed; Baptists fined

Homeless shelter officially closed; Baptists fined

6 March 2014 Officials have stripped the legal status from the House of Mary shelter for homeless people, run by young Catholic layman Aleksei Shchedrov in his village home in western Belarus. The 13 residents he cares for might end up back on the streets. The head of...