Turkey Targets Christian in North Cyprus

Turkey Targets Christian in North Cyprus

Cyprus (International Christian Concern) – An expatriate Christian living in North Cyprus had his home and business raided and his name slandered in Turkish media. Ryan Keating formerly resided in Turkey but was targeted for his Christian faith and activity and later moved to North Cyprus. Deportation is a common tactic used by Turkey to […]

Hebei, Beijing Churches Raided by Local Authorities

Hebei, Beijing Churches Raided by Local Authorities

China (International Christian Concern) – Several house churches in Yanjiao town, in central Hebei province, bordering Tongzhou District, Beijing, were recently raided by the police. A church even had its door broken into and church supplies confiscated. According to what some house church members in Beijing told China Aid, from Jan. 25 to Jan. 29, […]

BBC Removes ‘100 Genders’ Video After New Complaints

BBC Removes ‘100 Genders’ Video After New Complaints

(The Christian Institute) — The BBC has finally removed a resource for children aged nine to twelve which claimed there are over 100 “gender identities.” “Understanding Sexual and Gender Identities,” a video that forms part of the BBC’s The Big Talk series, was available on the BBC Teach website until last week. It told children […]

Christian in Algeria Imprisoned for Cartoon on Facebook

Christian in Algeria Imprisoned for Cartoon on Facebook

TIZI-OUZOU, Algeria (Morning Star News) – A Christian who had received and reposted a cartoon of the prophet of Islam on his Facebook account three years ago was not too concerned when gendarmerie showed up at his door on Jan. 20. By the next day, the 43-year-old father of four young children had been sentenced to five […]

Muslim Woman Who Refuted Preacher Online Puts Her Trust in Jesus

Muslim Woman Who Refuted Preacher Online Puts Her Trust in Jesus

(Christian Aid Mission) — A Muslim woman in the Middle East just wanted to pass some time when she decided to watch a Facebook video about Christianity, but when she heard the speaker say that Jesus is God, she fired off some insulting replies. Rojda* also messaged the teacher, a native missionary, that Jesus of […]

Pastor Forced to Leave Turkey for Preaching Files Case With Human Rights Court

Pastor Forced to Leave Turkey for Preaching Files Case With Human Rights Court

Ankara/Strasbourg (ADF International) – David Byle, a pastor living in Turkey, was forced to leave the country he had called home for 19 years, where he had raised his children and had become a close-knit member of the community – simply because he shared his faith. This week, ADF International filed an application on his […]

Homosexual Activists Seek Sacking of Northern Ireland Education Adviser for Sharing Man’s Testimony

Homosexual Activists Seek Sacking of Northern Ireland Education Adviser for Sharing Man’s Testimony

 (The Christian Institute) — LGBT activists are calling on the Northern Ireland Education Authority to sack a board member after he shared an article of a homosexual man’s Christian conversion. Former DUP minister Nelson McCausland shared the testimony of Becket Cook, a former Hollywood set designer who lived a homosexual lifestyle until he encountered […]