Pastors, church members detained in church raid

Pastors, church members detained in church raid

Reported and written in Chinese by Qiao Nong. Translated by Carolyn Song. Edited in English by Ava Collins. (Changji Hui, Xinjiang—April 4, 2016) A house church gathering in Changji, a city in China’s far western Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, was raided on March...

China Six lawyers arrested following crackdown

At least six Chinese human rights lawyers and their colleagues have been formally arrested on suspicion of charges relating to “subversion of state power”, six months after a crackdown on over 300 lawyers, activists and associates and family members. The six...
Morning Star News’ Top 10 Persecution Stories of 2015

Morning Star News’ Top 10 Persecution Stories of 2015

Islamic violence accelerates in countries not known for religious conflict. (Morning Star News) – Islamic extremist violence in countries not known for religious tensions, majority-Christian Kenya and Uganda, topped Morning Star News’ stories in 2015. While the...