OCP Secretariat Sent Reports on the Persecution of Christians in Ethiopia to OHCHR and Human Rights Organizations (Updated)

OCP News Service - 28/10/2019 Global: The Secretariat of the Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE (Pan-Orthodox Christian  Society) sent reports on the ongoing persecution of Christians in Ethiopia to the UN and various international human rights organizations. “I Am Pleading To The Creator In My Prayers With Tears”- Patriarch Abune Mathias of Ethiopia Eleven reports (consolidated) were emailed to the ...

90,000 CHRISTIANS KILLED IN 2016, NUMBERS COULD INCREASE IN 2017

Pravoslavie.ru - 4/1/17 2016 was a deadly year for being a Christian. According to the Center for the Study of Global Christianity, which monitors worldwide demographic trends in Christianity, around 90,000 Christians were killed for their faith throughout the year, reports ABC News. Another 500 to 600 million are hindered from practicing their faith freely, according to ...

Eritrea: 185 Christians Arrested At Prayer Meeting

2/11/13 Release International fears more arrests could follow in new religious clampdown. Eritrean security forces have arrested 185 Christians following a raid on a prayer meeting to the north of the capital, Asmara. Most of those arrested are women. 'Our Eritrean partners say church leaders fear this mass arrest could herald a new clampdown on Christians and a ...