“Deeply Troubling” – Terrorism Now Biggest Threat to Christians, Report Warns (ANALYSE)

By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Special Correspondent
IRAQWASHINGTON, USA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians will find little comfort in the U.S. State Department’s recently released International Religious Freedom Report. It confirms what many Christians already knew: The new phenomenon of non-state terrorism has supplanted oppression by government to become the main threat to religious freedom.

NEWS WATCH: US Forces Land In East Europe Amid Deadly Clashes In Ukraine

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

KYIV, UKRAINE (BosNewsLife)-- ukrainenowwThe first contingent of American troops has landed in Poland for military exercises amid regional security concerns over nearby Ukraine, where officials said at least five people have died in clashes.

MISSION WATCH: Africa Peacekeepers Reach Embattled Polish Missionaries

By BosNewsLife Africa Service

peacenowBANGUI/WARSAW (BosNewsLife)-- International peacekeepers have reached Polish Christian missionaries who were trapped in weeks of looting and violence in troubled Central African Republic, Polish media reported Friday, February 14.

‘Alarming Resurgence of Anti-Semitism in Europe’

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent reporting from Budapest, Hungary

deputyministerspeakingBUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Hardly seven decades after millions of Jews were killed, Europe is once again experiencing an "alarming resurgence of anti-Semitism ", international leaders warned Tuesday, October 1.

Ethiopia Detains Evangelist For “Terrorism, Treason”

By BosNewsLife Africa Service

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA (BosNewsLife)-- A Christian evangelist remained behind bars in an Ethiopian prison Wednesday, June 26,nearly three months after he was detained on trumped-up charges of "terrorism and treason" because of his Christian faith and activities, rights activists said.