Christian Martyrs by Gustave Dore

Christian Martyrs by Gustave Dore

Saturday, February 4, 2012

Bulletin of Christian Persecution: August 6, 2009

From Political Islam.com:


Bulletin of Christian Persecution:   August 6, 2009

Asia
July 26, 2009
Turkey
Christians fear there will be no justice for the killers of Bible publishers.
July 28, 2009
Turkey
A German was murdered in Turkey for being a Christian.
Aug 1, 2009
Pakistan
Six Christians were killed in Pakistan over a Koran "insult."
Aug 1, 2009
Punjab, Pakistan
Muslims burned 75 Christian homes and 2 churches
Aug 2 2009
Pakistan
7 Christians were burned alive in riots Gorja.

Aug 4, 2009
Bangladesh
Local Muslim leaders prompted officers to arrest and torture a pastor and his evangelistic team.

August 6, 2009
Istanbul, Turkey
A young Muslim threatens to slit throat of a Christian convert and police arrest him after a short standoff.

Africa
July 27, 2009
Eritrea
A third Christian this year died in military prison.
July 28, 2009
Somalia
Muslim converts to Christianity are targeted in Somalia.
July 30, 2009
Sudan
A Christian Sudanese woman faces 40 lashes for wearing trousers. Update: Police fire tear gas at women protesting the lashing of a woman for wearing trousers. The judge adjourns her case until September.
July 30 2009
Egypt
Muslims kidnapped two Christian Coptic Girls.
July 31, 2009
Egypt
Two Copts were wounded in Minya province over plan to use building as church venue.
August 5, 2009
Nigeria
A thirteen-year-old was forced to watch Pastor hacked to death in Boko Haram deadly violence.
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