'Defenseless’ Indonesian State Caves to Islamist Pressure as Pentecostal Church Shut Down

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A controversial government decree on the construction of places of worship has led to the closure of a Pentecostal church in Indonesia.

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Islamic Radical Ideology Sweeps Across Burkina Faso, Targeting Christians

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The entire Christian population of a town in Burkina Faso was forced to flee following two attacks by radicals as the shadow of Islamism creeps across the Western African nation.

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Christians in Iraq Struggle to Reclaim Ancestral Homeland in Nineveh Plains

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Christians in Iraq are struggling to reclaim their ancestral territory, according to a new report by International Christian Concern (ICC).

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Ugandan Muslims Wield Influence Against Police to Shut Down Open-Air Evangelism

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Bwera, a city on Uganda’s Western border with Democratic Republic of Congo, has banned open-air evangelistic preaching due to threats from Muslim clerics following the conversions of 35 Muslims.

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U.K. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt ‘Appalled’ By Global Persecution of Christians

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U.K. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt pledged support from his country for war-torn Nigeria on Wednesday, where the Boko Haram arm of the Islamic State has massacred countless scores of Christians.

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Trump Designates $55 Million to Help Christians, Religious Minorities Rebuild in Iraq

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In the wake of Vice President Mike Pence's announcement last October that the United States government would provide direct aid to persecuted Iraqi Christians struggling to rebuild following the liberation of the Nineveh Plains, the Trump administration has taken concrete steps to follow through on its promises.

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ISIS Militants in Philippines Targeted Christians for Worst Abuse: Report

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Dozens of Christian civilians were killed while others in the community bore the brunt of the six-month conflict on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao between the country's military and militants allied to the Islamic State group, which ended last month, according to a detailed report by Amnesty International.

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7 Dead as ISIS Radicals Attack Church, Bank in Egypt With Grenades and Rifles

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At least seven people were killed after suspected Islamic State terror group radicals attacked a bank and the Church of Saint George in El-Arish, Egypt. The militants were seen waving their black flags through the streets in celebration.

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