Persecution Fatigue – Can We Mourn Every Murdered Christian? (Column)

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By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Columnist

MELBOURNE/NAYPYIDAW (BosNewsLife Columns)-- On my blog some weeks ago I reprinted portions of a speech given in the Australian Parliament by a politician who had secretly travelled into a rebel-held region of Myanmar, also known as Burma.

BREAKING NEWS: Burma Army “Bombs” Christian Kachin; World Urged To Intervene


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

burmaNAYPYIDAW, BURMA (BosNewsLife)-- A rights group urged Burma’s military on Friday, December 28, to immediately halt a major "offensive" against the mainly Christian Kachin people in the north of the Asian nation.

Activists: Christian Kachin ‘Killed In Burma As Offensive Continues’


By BosNewsLife Asia Service

RANGOON, BURMA (BosNewsLife)-- The Burmese military continues to carry out "serious human rights abuses" including rape, torture and killings of predominantly Christian ethnic groups, Christian rights activists said in comments monitored by BosNewsLife Friday, May 11.

 

NEWS ALERT: Burma’s Deadly Quake Leaves Thousands Homeless; Churches Destroyed


By BosNewsLife Asia Service

RANGOON, BURMA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians were among thousands of families trying to rebuild their homes and churches in northeastern Burma Tuesday, March 29, following a 6.8 magnitude earth quake that killed at least scores of people, Christian missionaries said.

British Legislators Protest “Massive Church Closures” In Burma


BosNewsLife Asia Service

wr_burma_church-32RANGOON, BURMA (BosNewsLife)-- Dozens of British legislators expressed concern Tuesday, February 10, over reports of massive church closures in Burma, seen as "the most significant crackdown" on Christian activity in the military-ruled Asian nation in years, an advocacy group told BosNewsLife.