Indonesia Regent Orders Closure Of Churches


By BosNewsLife Asia Service

JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians in Indonesia's semi-autonomous province of Aceh faced a tense Sunday, July 1, after local authorities ordered the demolition of 20 churches.

Kuwait Introducing Death Sentence For Blasphemy


By Joseph DeCaro, BosNewsLife International Correspondent

KUWAIT CITY, KUWAIT (BosNewsLife)– Kuwait's parliament provisionally passed amendments to its penal code Thursday, April 19, requiring the death penalty for anyone who curses Allah, the Prophet Mohammad, or his many wives.