Christians Under Attack in Sudan

By BosNewsLife Africa Service

bashirKHARTOUM, SUDAN (BosNewsLife)-- Christians in Sudan faced another tense day Wednesday, April 29, amid reports that followers of President Omar Hassan al-Bashir have intensified attacks on Christians and others they believe support the International Criminal Court's recent decision to prosecute the president for his alleged involvement in atrocities in the Darfur region.

Egypt Ex-Muslim And Husband In Hiding; Violence Kills Two

By BosNewsLife Middle East Service

copts01-02CAIRO, EGYPT (BosNewsLife)-- An ex-Muslim who converted to Christianity and her Christian husband were in hiding Tuesday, April 28, amid threats from family members and police, the latest in a series of attacks against Coptic Christians this month, in which at least two people were killed, several sources said.

Churches Pray For North Korea After Gospel Groups Visit Isolated Nation

Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife with BosNewsLife Asia Service

ilSEOUL/PYONGYANG (BosNewsLife)-- Churches around the world were to participate in the International Day of Prayer for North Korea Monday, April 27, shortly after two American Christian bands received awards for their performance in the isolated nation, organizers said.

NEWS ALERT: Pakistan Taliban Executes Christian Residents

By BosNewsLife Asia Service

5ucrucaeevkhqcazbjn89ca8ohqvycax5re41cax1saljcajw9vk7ca4ncl62caf6ys8rca0f0bdlcabs9zahcar56z2acavoh6vrcab5h798cae0luf0cagnn7h8cavne6obcaa6br04cal4lxloISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- Minority Christians in Pakistan feared more attacks Sunday, April 26, after militants of the Taliban group executed two residents in a Christian neighborhood while one child died during a crackdown on believers, local Christians and rights investigators confirmed.

NEWS ALERT: Secret Christian Church in Mecca

By Eric Leijenaar, BosNewsLife Senior Special Correspondent

SAUDI ARABIA HAJJMECCA, SAUDI ARABIA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians have set up an underground church in Mecca, viewed by Muslims as the "holiest city in Islam", while tens of thousands of other Saudi Christians are worshipping via the Internet, a mission group confirmed Friday, April 24.