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Lebanese band to apologise to Christians before home gig

25 July 2019, 11:05 AM

A Lebanese indie band is to play at a music festival in their home country next month, but only after apologising for two songs deemed offensive to Christians, organisers said.

One in three Christians in Asia faces persecution: report

16 January 2019, 3:05 PM

One in three Christians in Asia faces high levels of persecution after a “shocking increase” of religious-based threats and violence across the world, particularly in China and sub-Saharan Africa, a global advocacy group said Wednesday. 

Egypt’s Sisi to inaugurate Coptic cathedral after bomb blast

6 January 2019, 2:27 PM

Egypt’s president will inaugurate the country’s biggest cathedral on Coptic Christmas Eve Sunday, a day after a deadly bomb blast near a church in a country where jihadists have repeatedly targeted Christians.

Curfew declared in Nigerian city after deadly sectarian violence

22 October 2018, 10:48 AM

Nigerian authorities declared a 24-hour curfew Sunday in Kaduna after clashes between young Christians and Muslims left at least 55 people dead.

Nigerian cattle herder

At least 13 killed in two central Nigeria attacks

4 June 2018, 5:55 AM

At least 13 people were killed on Sunday in two separate attacks in central Nigeria’s Benue state, an area wracked by clashes between Christian farmers and nomadic cattle herders, local officials said.



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