Iran: The Situation of Arrested Christian Couple Is Still Unclear

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The situation of a newly converted Christian couple who were summoned to the intelligence office of the Revolutionary Guards Corps in Tehran on September 11 and arrested after interrogation is still unclear.

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New Bishop for Syrian Christians Brings Hope Following Genocide, Over 330,000 Deaths

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Syriac Orthodox Christians in the northeastern city of Hasakeh celebrated on Saturday the inauguration of Archbishop Maurice Amseeh, giving the community a bishop for the first time in four years, since the last one left the country.

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Sweden Shields 150 ISIS Fighters, but Won't Protect This Christian Asylum Seeker

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CBN's viewers have responded overwhelmingly to a story we brought you last week about an Iranian Christian facing deportation by Sweden back to certain danger in Iran.

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Charities Cautiously Optimistic Christians Will Return to ISIS-Cleared Areas of Iraq

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Representatives of international charities operating in Britain are guardedly optimistic that Christians could soon return in numbers to some parts of Iraq from which they have been driven.

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Iraqi Christians Look to Reclaim Their Ancient Homes

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It was the night of August 6, 2014. Fresh from their capture of Mosul, ISIS fighters swept through the Nineveh Plains and overnight drove more than 12,000 Christian families from their homes and ancestral lands. The families fled, quite literally, with only the clothes on their backs.

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Wycliffe Associates Poised to Launch Up to 30 Translation Projects for Persecuted Christians in the Middle East

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Wycliffe Associates, an international organization involving people in the advancement of Bible translation, says that teams of mother tongue translators in the Middle East are ready to launch Bible translation projects in the face of intense persecution.

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Radical Muslim embraces Jesus after Christians show him kindness in ISIS-torn Syria

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A persecution watchdog group has shared the story of a Muslim extremist who upon witnessing a church service led by Christians in war-torn Syria decided to abandon his radical lifestyle and turn to Jesus Christ.

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Evangelical Groups to Trump: Don't Deport Iraqi Christians

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A group of evangelical Christian organizations and others have sent a letter to the Trump administration in protest of the potential deportation of Iraqi Christians from the United States.

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Swedish church to send Bible-dropping drones over ISIS caliphate

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A Swedish church intends to use drones to drop thousands of digital Bibles into ISIS-controlled territory in Iraq, where Christians are among the terrorist organization’s main targets.

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Revival Breaks Out in Iran

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When we think of Iran, scenes of mobs shouting "death to America," blindfolded hostages, and radical leaders demanding nuclear technology come to mind. But there's another side of the country: Iranians who love America, Israel, and Jesus Christ.

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Iran: Imprisoned Christian up for appeal

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A convert from Islam who was sentenced to five years in prison for "disturbing the national security of Iran" is praying for an appeal after waiting more than a year for a hearing on his sentence.

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Canada: Genocide declaration defeated by Parliament

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The House of Commons in Canada recently voted against a motion declaring that the atrocities committed by the Islamic State against religious minorities in Syria and Iraq were actually acts of genocide.

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