Islamic State Attacking Christian Villages In Syria


By BosNewsLife Middle East Servicechristiannn

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians in Syria face a difficult Easter after the feared Islamic State (IS) group launched attacks on several Christian villages along the Khabur river in north-eastern Syria, Christians told BosNewsLife.

Suu Kyi Warns US, EU Of ‘Over-Optimism’ About Burma


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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife
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BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has warned the United States and European Union not to be "over-optimistic" about Burma and said her Asian nation is not yet a democracy, despite sweeping reforms after decades of military rule.

Egypt Christians Uncertain After Islamist Claims Election Victory


By BosNewsLife Middle East Service with BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

CAIRO, EGYPT (BosNewsLife)-- Egypt's minority Christians faced more uncertainty about their future Monday, June 18, after Muslim Brotherhood's Mohamed Morsi claimed victory in the country's first presidential poll since the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak last year.

Christians Remember 65th Birthday Of Burma’s Detained Aung San Suu Kyi


By BosNewsLife Asia Service

RANGOON, BURMA (BosNewsLife)-- Christian rights activists marked the 65th birthday of detained Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, Saturday, June 19, and her supporters gathered in the country's main city Rangoon, amid renewed calls for her release from house arrest and an end to military rule.