Iran Detains and ‘Mistreats’ Three Christian Converts Amid Wider Crackdown, Activists Say

By BosNewsLife Middle East Service

IRANTEHRAN, IRAN (BosNewsLife)-- Iranian authorities detained and mistreated three Christian converts amid a wider crackdown on what the country's Islamic leadership calls "evangelical and extremist" Christians, activists said Saturday, August 10.

BREAKING NEWS: Macedonia Frees Nuns, Monks but ‘Confiscates Passports’ (Update)

By BosNewsLife News Center in Budapest with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

BUDAPEST/BELGRADE/SKOPJE (BosNewsLife)-- Authorities in Macedonia released all 19 Serbian Orthodox monks, nuns and other believers who were detained on tax evasion charges, but confiscated their passports to prevent them from leaving the country, representatives confirmed to BosNewsLife Friday, May 25.