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Turkey turns on its own; churches face mounting pressure

Turkey (MNN) — “Everything rises and falls on leadership.” The saying is especially true in Turkey. Authorities are deporting foreign church leaders and blocking believers’ attempts to choose their own leadership, International Christian Concern reports. It’s the latest in President Erdogan’s attempts to “snuff out” Turkey’s religious minorities. “There is …

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Nineveh Plains Christians face continued challenges

Iraq (MNN) — ISIS was defeated in Iraq 18 months ago. However, the Nineveh Plains has another problem—the local Iranian-backed Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) Shiite militia. Nineveh Plains Christians To the north of the Nineveh Plains sits the Kurds, and to the east is Iran. To the south and west …

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Christians face new religious freedom threat in China

China (MNN) — Government oppression is a familiar reality for Chinese Christians, but new enforcement methods raise concern. It’s a troubling development on the heels of the Tiananmen Square Massacre’s 30-year anniversary. Between June 3 and 4, 1989, unknown thousands of Chinese citizens died at the hands of armed military …

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