Saudis Arrest and Deport 27 Christians for ‘Conducting Christian Prayers’

Raymond Ibrahim - Coptic Solidarity - September 2016 Saudi Arabian officials recently arrested 27 Christians—among them several women and children—for the crime of “conducting Christian prayers” and being “in possession of Bibles,” reports Arab media. The group of Christians, most if not all of whom were Lebanese nationals, were celebrating a Virgin Mary feast day when authorities stormed their ...