SUDAN: Believers Charged for Protesting Takeover

In April 2017, a group of Christians had gathered to prevent the confiscation and sale of a church-owned school in Omdurman. The three-day protest ended when police arrested a number of the men. Soon afterwards, an armed mob attacked the women remaining at the scene.

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PAKISTAN: New court date for Asia Bibi

A new date is expected to be announced soon for the trial of Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi. She’s facing the death penalty after being accused of insulting Islam – something she denies. Her case has gone to the country’s highest court, but her hearing

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CHINA: Government Passes Restrictions

Christians in China ask for prayer as the government continues to further restrict Christian activity. In February, churches were ordered to report their religious activities to authorities. In March, the Communist Party disbanded its Religious Affairs Bureau and the Communist Party’s Central Committee absorbed the

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