These are dark days for the Muslim Brotherhood. But it has seen dark days before.For now, it has been shoved aside by Egypt’s military, which took up the cause of millions of protesters fed up with their country’s myriad pr...
Rimsha Masih, the teen-age Pakistani girl who once faced the possibility of the death penalty because she was accused of insulting Islam, is living in Canada with her family, a Canadian religious-rights organization says.
The Protestant Church of Algeria (EPA) has reaffirmed its desire to regain control of several former churches used today for other purposes.
Christians are the distinct minority in Algeria, representing less than 1% of Algeria...
A Pakistan court has acquitted a pastor accused of insulting Islam because the pastor’s accuser has told the court he was mistaken.Karma Patras, 56, already had been released on bail from Sheikhupura District Jail in Februa...
Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan was reported last week to have said that statistics show that more Muslims than Christians have been killed by Boko Haram.
Speaking at his Presidential villa in t
Four attacks within the last three weeks in Niger have raised the spectre of a growing Islamist threat in the country.
In the latest attack on Tuesday (June 11), unidentified armed men attacked a para
Islamic extremism in Central Asia and the Caucasus will further increase in the next few years, predicts a new report by Anna Münster, a Fellow of the Russia and Eurasia Programme at Chatham House.
Religious persecution in Eritrea is at its “highest level ever and getting worse”, an Eritrean Christian leader, who cannot be named for security reasons, has told the Christian charity Open Doors Int
The future of the central Assemblies of God church in Tehran hangs in the balance, following the arrest of one of its pastors last week.Iranian authorities continue to pressure churches of Armenian or Assyrian heritage to c...
Iran’s treatment of its Christian minority has come under fresh scrutiny in recent months with some damning verdicts on the country’s human rights record.