NEWS ALERT: Laos Frees 4 Lao, Thai Christians Jailed For Bible Study


By BosNewsLife Asia Service

VIENTIANE, LAOS (BosNewsLife)-- Lao authorities have released four Christians, including two Thai citizens, who were detained in June after being caught explaining the Bible to at least one Lao man, rights activists confirmed late Friday, August 24.

NEWS ALERT: Laos Detains Pastor For Spreading Christianity (UPDATE)

(ADDS REPORTS ABOUT EXPELLED CHRISTIANS FROM HOME)

By BosNewsLife Asia Service with BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

VIENTIIANE, LAOS (BosNewsLife)-- Police in northern Laos have detained a pastor "for attracting people to the Christian faith" as part of a wider crackdown on evangelism in the region, a representative told BosNewsLife Saturday, June 9.