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Islamists execute five Christians over Christmas in Nigeria

Islamist militants have executed five Christians in Nigeria over Christmas. In a video of the killing, they declare: ‘This is a warning to Christians...

Hong Kong Anglican Church accused of toadying to Communist regime

12/30/2020 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – Six months after Hong Kong implemented the Beijing-imposed National Security Law, the space for freedom of speech has...

Church leaders abducted amid renewed violence in Kaduna state

Church leaders have been abducted as farming communities in Kaduna state are experiencing renewed violence and abductions by armed assailants of Fulani ethnicity. As international...

Gunman killed by police on cathedral steps in New York

Police shot and killed an apparently suicidal man on the steps of the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine in New York City on Dec....

‘Stop Forced Organ Harvesting Act of 2020’ welcomed after introduction to both houses of the United States Congress

Susie Hughes, Executive Director of the International Coalition to End Transplant Abuse In China (ETAC), the human rights NGO that initiated the China Tribunal in 2018, has today...

Nigerian bishop suspended for adultery

The Bishop of the Church of Nigeria’s Diocese of Ekiti West has been suspended from the ministry for one year after admitting to having...

Jordanian King reasserts his role as guardian of Jerusalem’s Christian holy places

Amman - For the Jordanian royal family, the Hashemite Custodianship of Jerusalem’s Islamic and Christian holy sites "is a duty, a commitment, a firm...

Bank accounts of Chinese Protestant Church frozen in ‘political retaliation’

Hong Kong (AsiaNews) – For the past few days, dozens of charities and social aid organisations have called for the unfreezing of the bank...

Bishop of Manicaland returns to court to answer charges of obstruction of justice

Agents of the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission arrested the Bishop of Manicaland last week, accusing the Rt. Rev. Eric Ruwona with obstruction of justice. On 10...

99 Protestant churches shut in China’s Anhui Province

Government officials in eastern China have raided and shut down close to 100 protestant churches as part of the escalating crackdown on Christians in the...

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