90 Days to Freedom
For 90 days last fall, Makset Djabbarbergenov lived in a Kazakh prison cell, under threat of deportation to his native Uzbekistan to face almost-certain years of harsh jail time.
His alleged crime: Leading small Christian communities in house churches without official registration.
“After All, We All Die Once” — Hye’s Journey, Part Two
Last week we learned that Hye’s father and aunt were taken away and never seen again. We read about her grandmother’s death, and her dying instructions that they burn her precious Bible, knowing that the authorities would come soon. This week we continue Hye’s harrowing story of growing up in North Korea.