Coptic Christians Denied Assistance by Government

ICC Note ISIS’ continued attacks on Coptic Christians in El-Arish have scattered Christians throughout North Sinai, including Port Said. Unfortunately, Christians have not found Port Said to be a safe haven. Reports suggest that Christians are living in cramped, dirty quarters. There is little food and even less of a response from the government. Initially,…

Christian lawyer receives death threats in Pakistan

Pakistani Christian lawyer Advocate Jacqueline Sultan received death threats. She has been advocating for rights of minorities and raising voice against forced conversions of girls hailing from minorities’ communities. Details emerged that the Christian lawyer received a letter, in which she was warned not to pursue struggle for the rights of minorities or else she…

American Pastor Andrew Brunson’s Family Advocate for His Release During Top-Level Meetings on Capitol Hill

By ACLJ.org12 days ago In the days following the Trump Administration’s acknowledgment of their awareness of American Pastor Andrew Brunson’s plight, members of the ACLJ’s senior team held numerous meetings on Capitol Hill advocating for Pastor Andrew’s freedom. Pastor Andrew Brunson – a U.S. citizen from North Carolina – has been imprisoned in an overcrowded prison cell…

Female Christian refugee murdered by Afghan compatriot in Bavaria

The 38-year-old woman was attacked by the 29-year-old man not far from a supermarket in the Bavarian town of Prien am Chiemsee on Saturday. The German tabloid Bild has alleged that the woman attended a Christian church service, citing the victim’s sister.

The attack took place in front of the woman’s two children, aged five and 11. Before the assault, the man reportedly shouted something in his mother tongue to the woman.