Reports of the Taliban cracking down on, persecuting, and executing U.S. allies, Christians, and religious minorities continue to pour in weeks after the final U.S. troops withdrew from Afghanistan.
Afghan Christian Woman Details Harrowing Deadly Assault From Taliban, Then Calls For Prayers For Their Salvation
A Christian woman in Afghanistan shared a chilling encounter with the Taliban and requested for prayers that members of the militant group will come to know the Lord Jesus Christ.
Glenn Beck Says Audience Helped Rescue ‘Well Over 5,000’ Lives From Afghanistan, But Thousands Still Left
Thousands Of People From Christian-Majority Chin State Forced To Flee Amid Fights Between Myanmar Army, Resistance
Thousands of residents were forced to evacuate Myanmar's Chin State, where a fight between military and local militant groups has escalated in recent days. Three Iranian Christians were recently arrested in the city of Rasht while attending a house church service. Religious leaders are worried about the potential U.S. withdrawal from Iraq, which may leave thousands of Christians unprotected from heightened persecution.
A report reveals that Open Doors, an organization that supports and aids persecuted Christians worldwide, has some "secret workers" discreetly working to help believers in dangerous places such as North Korea. Open Doors released the list of the most dangerous countries for Christians in 2021. On Jan. 6, a city North of China went on lockdown after experiencing an overwhelming surge of COVID-19 cases. Christians and missionaries were blamed by netizens on social media who suspect that they brought the recent COVID strand in Hebei province. Local priests, however, decry the allegations Former NFL star Tim Tebow challenged young Christians to enlist themselves and be laborers for Jesus. The Christian citizen journalist who covered the Wuhan virus outbreak in February was sentenced to four years in prison Monday at the Pudong New Area People's Court in Shanghai.
Detained Christian Journalist Who Reported About Wuhan COVID Looks ‘Unrecognizable,’ To Face Trial On Dec. 28
Christian citizen journalist Zhang Zhan, a Wuhan COVID whistleblower, looked very thin and was "almost unrecognizable, like skin and bones," according to her defense lawyer Ren Quanniu, who visited her at the Shanghai Detention Center on Dec. 17. A fishing fleet captain was executed in North Korea for listening to a foreign media outlet while at sea.
China: ‘Tens Of Thousands’ Of Pastors Go Into Hiding To Prepare For Government’s ‘Final Assault’ Against Christianity
Tens of thousands of pastors in China have reportedly gone into hiding in anticipation of the communist government's "final assault" against Christianity. South Korea just passed a law on Monday banning the sending of leaflets, Bibles, other printed materials, flash drives, goods, and even money to North Korea. A Christian lawyer is now in hiding after receiving death threats for defending victims in the Fulani attack in Nigeria.