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Monday, 14 April 2014, 20:47 (EST)

Asia Bibi appeal against death sentence for 'blasphemy' postponed

The appeal hearing for Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi was today adjourned to a date unspecified. Judges at Lahore High Court were expected to have heard final arguments in her appeal against a..
Monday, 14 April 2014, 0:24 (EST)

Christians killed in Egypt reflect growing hatred in segments of society

A Coptic Christian teacher in Egypt allegedly shot by the teenage brother of one of his students has died, human rights activists said Friday. Ashraf Alahm Atef Hanna, an English teacher at..
Tuesday, 8 April 2014, 10:01 (EST)

Dutch priest shot dead in Syria

A Dutch priest has been shot dead by a gunman in the Syrian city of Homs. The BBC reports that Frans van der Lugt had refused to leave the city so long as there were still Christians there...
Sunday, 6 April 2014, 23:00 (EST)

Christian couple in Pakistan sentenced to death for ‘blasphemy’

A Christian couple in Punjab Province incapable of writing proper Urdu was sentenced to death Friday for allegedly sending blasphemous text messages, bringing the number of Christians on death row in..
Friday, 4 April 2014, 16:32 (EST)

Iran Christians lose appeal against prison terms

A group of Christians imprisoned after a raid on a prayer meeting in Iran have lost appeals against their sentences. The sentences being served by the six Christians vary in length and were upheld..
Friday, 4 April 2014, 16:29 (EST)

Saeed Abedini's health improves after medical treatment

CBNNews.com reports that Pastor Saeed Abedini is doing better now that he's getting some medical treatment, according to his wife, Naghmeh. He was recently transferred to an Iranian hospital to be..
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