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Syria: Islamists Force Christians to Submit to Islam or Die, According to Quranic Law
World  (tags: Syria, Islamists, Qur'an, Jizya, Christians, Churches, Intolerance, humanrights, conflict, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', middle-east, politics, terrorism, violence, death, freedoms )

Jay
- 430 days ago - timesofisrael.com
Christians were given three options: convert to Islam; remain Christian but pledge submission to Islam; or "face the sword." They opted for the second of those choices, known as dhimmitude & pay non-Muslim tax, remove crosses & no public worship etc .
Egypt: Terrorists Kill Four at Christian Wedding
World  (tags: Christians, Islam, Muslims, Muslim Brotherhood, children, conflict, crime, death, freedoms, HumanRights, middle-east, Egypt, terrorism, violence )

Gillian
- 552 days ago - speroforum.com
Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has denounced a deadly terrorist attack at Coptic Orthodox wedding on October 20 in the district of Uarak in metropolitan Cairo. Two men astride a motorcycle sprayed a crowd of Christians celebrating a wedding. The attack ca
Syrian Jihadist Slits Throat of Christian Man Refusing to Deny Christ, Then Taunts FiancéE, 'Jesus Didn't Come to Save Him'
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Syria, Islam, Muslims, Christians, murder, conflict, corruption, crime, death, freedoms, middle-east, society, terrorism, violence, war )

Gillian
- 596 days ago - christianpost.com
Ghastly attacks on Christians mocked as "Crusaders" in Syria continued unabated as Jihadists reportedly forced one man to convert to Islam at gunpoint and slit the throat of another Christian woman's fiancé and then told her, "Jesus didn't come to save
Free Pakistani Woman Sentenced to Die for Drinking Water
World  (tags: Pakistan, Islam, Muslims, Christians, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, ethics, freedoms, society, violence, Asia Bibi )

Gillian
- 597 days ago - forcechange.com
Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian and mother of five children, was sentenced to death in 2009 for drinking from a well which was used by Muslim women. In a section of her book with French reporter Anne-Isabelle Tollet Blasphemy: A Memoir, reprinted in
Bedouins Kidnapping, Torturing, Enslaving Christians
World  (tags: Bedouins, Christians, human trafficking, slavery, torture, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, middle-east, Refugees&Relief, violence )

Gillian
- 614 days ago - catholic.org
Slavery isn't just for women and children. Slavery is for Christians too. Across the Middle East, a thriving human trafficking ring is growing as Christians are being kidnapped, tortured, and sold into slavery by Muslims.
Arab Christians: Israel the Only State Worth Fighting For
World  (tags: Christians, Israel, Safety, Muslims, Intolerance, Danger, Middle Eastfreedoms )

Jay
- 666 days ago - israeltoday.co.il
Christians see what's happening across the Middle East & realize that Israel is the only place in the region where Christians can be safe & belong. "That's why more & more of us are realizing that there is no other country here that is worth fighting for'
Syria: Priest Murdered By Islamist 'Rebels' While Trying to Defend Nuns During Attack on Monastery
World  (tags: Syria, Islamists, Murder, Christians, Priest, Nuns, Monastery, death, crime, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', middle-east, terrorism, violence, war )

Jay
- 677 days ago - religiousfreedomcoalition.org
'According to the Custos of the Holy Land, Islamists broke into the convent, looted it and destroyed everything. When Fr Franҫois tried to defend the nuns and other people, the gunmen shot him dead'
Mass Exodus As Christians Being Driven From Muslim Occupied World
World  (tags: Christians, Exodus, Persecution, Muslims, Islam, Conquest, Intolerance, Beheadings, Crucifixions, Fear, Hate'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, death, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, violence, world )

Jay
- 719 days ago - foxnews.com
The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom: "The flight of Christians out of the region is unprecedented and it's increasing year by year." In our lifetime alone "Christians might disappear altogether from Iraq, Afghanistan, & Egypt"
50 Countries Where Persecution of Christians Is Most Severe
World  (tags: Christians, persecution, Islam, human rights, violence )

David
- 797 days ago - worldwatchlist.us
The list of 50 countries has a total Christian population of nearly 530 million. Among 24 of the leading 30 persecuting countries, it is Islamic extremists either in government or in violent opposition forces that are the source of the persecution.
Muslims Attack Christians in Egypt on Rumor of Sexual Assault
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, crime, freedoms, middle-east, society, terrorism, violence, Islam, Muslims, Egypt, Christians, abuse )

Gillian
- 834 days ago - aina.org
Thousands of Muslims from Marashda and surrounding villages attacked eight Coptic homes and businesses, including five pharmacies, which were looted and torched. Coptic-owned cars were also torched. The attack on the Christians was caused by rumor that
What Do Mideast Christians Face in 2013?
World  (tags: Christians, suffering, abuses, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, society, terrorism, violence, world )

Gillian
- 834 days ago - aina.org
Growing persecution of Middle Eastern Christians and holy sites by radical Islamists in the Middle East and Africa in 2012 resulted in large numbers of murders, bombings, imprisonments, church closures and forced conversions to Islam. In addition, the r
25,000 Christians Besieged By Muslim Rebels in Hasaka, Syria
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, politics, Refugees&Relief, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, violence, war, Muslims, Islam, Christians, Syria )

Gillian
- 834 days ago - aina.org
A number of bishops from the al-Hasaka district in eastern Syria have put forward a plea for the survival of 25,000 Christians, including Syriac Orthodox, Syriac Catholics, Chaldeans and Armenians, in this city, within which a number of evacuees have so
UN Team Set to Arrive in Mali to Assist Government Resolve Ongoing Crisis
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, crime, death, corruption, freedoms, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, UnitedNations, violence, war, Islam, Muslims, Christians, rape, murder, abuse )

Gillian
- 835 days ago - globalsecurity.org
A United Nations team is set to arrive in the Malian capital of Bamako tomorrow to support the national authorities in their quest to restore constitutional order and territorial integrity. The advance team, led by Joao Honwana of the Department of Pol
Rape and Torture Among Serious Rights Violations Spawned By Mali Crisis
World  (tags: Muslims, Islam, torture, rape, human rights abuses, Christians, suffering, Mali, Africa, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, UnitedNations, violence, war )

Gillian
- 835 days ago - globalsecurity.org
The ongoing crisis in Mali has led to serious human rights violations, including extrajudicial killings, rape and torture, says a United Nations report released today, which warns that increasing ethnic tensions could have alarming consequences on the N
Turkey: School Textbooks Teach Hate Against Assyrian Christians
World  (tags: Turkey, Assyrian, Christians, Genocide, Hate, Textbooks, HumanRights, children )

Jay
- 906 days ago - aina.org
Turkey committed genocide against 3million Armenian, Greek & Assyrian Christians in the early 20th century & textbooks still teach hate against them while the government is still destroying what remains of the 1000s of Christian churches left from then.
 

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