Hungary Concerned About Lebanon Christians


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

szijjarto-peter-121109BEIRUT/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- Hungary's foreign minister has urged the international community to support Lebanon's stability and protect Christians in the region amid concerns about rising sectarian tensions.

Egypt Christian Journalist Appeals Prison Sentence


By BosNewsLife Middle East Service

churchegyptCAIRO, EGYPT (BosNewsLife)-- An Egyptian journalist who captured video of clashes between Muslims and Christians, is appealing the five-years prison sentence he received on charges of "inciting sectarianism", Christians and his lawyer say.

BREAKING NEWS: Nigeria Islamic Fighters Kill Dozens Of Christians


By BosNewsLife Africa Service

nigeriachristiansABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Nigeria's troubled Christian community was plunged into mourning Wednesday, November 27, after the military confirmed that scores of Christians were killed in Nigeria's Plateau state by suspected Islamic gunmen.

NEWS ALERT: Iraq Christians Suffer As Violence Kills 140


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

iraqichristiansBAGHDAD, IRAQ (BosNewsLife)-- Minority Christians were among those suffering Sunday, May 19, after at least 140 people died during four consecutive days of violence in Iraq, raising fears that sectarian conflicts could lead the troubled Middle East nation into civil war. "It is difficult to tell of the intensity of violence here over the past week," said Canon Andrew White...

Over 1,000 Christians Killed In Nigeria


By BosNewsLife Africa Service with additional reporting by Paul Jongas from Nigeria

nigeria_christians11ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Nigerian Christians are mourning their dead after a weekend of violence and reports that at least a thousand believers were killed in Nigeria since 2012, making it the nation with the highest known Christian death toll.

BREAKING NEWS: Egypt Clashes Kill 4 Christians, 1 Muslim


By BosNewsLife Middle East Service

VIOLENCECAIRO, EGYPT (BosNewsLife)-- At least four Christians and one Muslim, all men, were killed and a church damaged in sectarian clashes just outside Egypt's capital, security sources confirmed Saturday, April 6.

Nigeria Christians Mourn Their Dead After Massacre, Attacks


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

nigeriaABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians in central Nigeria could mourn their dead Sunday, February 24, after  the massacre of a Christian family while sectarian clashes killed one person and left churches, homes and mosques burnt, officials said.