MANILA, PHILIPPINES (BosNewsLife
)-- Christian missionaries in the Philippines say "trigger-happy" President Rodrigo Duterte is enabling them to "spread the Gospel" and help drugs addicts and victims of Islamic terrorism. "Hundreds of thousands of users and sellers of illicit drugs have surrendered to avoid being gunned down by police under President Duterte's lethal crack-down," noted the Christian Aid Mission (CAM) group.
By BosNewsLife Asia Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos
CAIRO, EGYPT (BosNewsLife
)-- Christian women who refuse to embrace Islam are facing abductions and attacks in Egypt, despite the government vowing to boost security and protect the country's Christian minority. More than a month after she went missing, Christians still search for 22-year-old Suzan Ashraf Rawy who disappeared last month while walking to the church where she works in Egypt.
By BosNewsLife Middle East Service
BAGHDAD, IRAQ (BosNewsLife
)-- A girl kidnapped in Iraq three years ago by Islamic State group militants reunited with her Christian parents, friends, and activists involved in finding her confirmed to BosNewsLife.
By BosNewsLife Middle East Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos