POLICE EVACUATES PILGRIMS FROM HOLY SEPULCHER AEDICULA

February 2015 ISRAELI POLICE EVACUATES PILGRIMS FROM HOLY SEPULCHER AEDICULA On the morning of Tuesday, the 4th/17th of February 2015, the Israeli Police of Jerusalem evacuated ministers and pilgrims from the Aedicula of the Holy Sepulcher, without any forewarning, claiming that they were in danger because of the instability of the structure, on the façade of which ...

Arrests for church theft

Cyprus- 15/10/13 POLICE have arrested a married couple in connection with the theft of mainly silver church items. Paphos CID believe they have found stolen items that link the Syrian man and Polish woman, both 37, to eight churches in the Paphos district, as well as to a church in Kilani in Limassol. Paphoc CID head Nicos Tsappis ...

Kosovo’s Serb Christians Face “Rising Attacks” Against Orthodox Sites

Albanian children are playing at the Serbian cemetery in the southern part of Kosovska Mitrovica. Albanian boy trampling by Ilic family tomb, in front of the destroyed Orthodox church.

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife 23/1/13 BELGRADE/PRISTINA/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- Serbian Orthodox Christians in Kosovo struggle with a "sharp rise" in threats and vandalism against their churches and other religious sites, human rights investigators told BosNewsLife Tuesday, January 22. Since this month's Orthodox Christmas assailants attacked a monastery, set on fire a chapel and wooden crosses, and ...