U.S. Commission Recommends Pakistan Be Designated Among World’s Worst Persecutors of Christians

ICC Note: The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has recommended in its annual report that Pakistan be designated a “Country of Particular Concern” for its documented religious freedom violations. This would mean Pakistan would be ranked among many of the world’s worst persecutors of Christians such as North Korea and Eritrea. Making up…

Gunmen Kill at Least 35 Coptic Christians in Egypt

05/26/2017 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that multiple masked gunmen attacked a caravan of Coptic Christians traveling to the Monastery of St. Samuel the Confessor in Minya province, Egypt. Minya province is approximately 140 miles south of Cairo. Sources told ICC that two buses and two other vehicles…