Home Tags Attacks on churches
Tag: attacks on churches
In southeast Myanmar, at least 654 houses and other civilian properties — including churches and schools — have been destroyed since May
India, the world’s second-most populous country after China, is ranked 10th on the World Watch List for the persecution of Christians
Rights groups called on the international community "to take effective measures to stop the junta before more innocent lives are lost"
There were at least 22 Catholic missionaries who were killed around the world in 2021, half of them in Africa, according to a report...
Priests and nuns were reported to have been forced to flee and hide "in a safe place" as troops looted convents
The health workers were arrested by soldiers of the military junta during a raid on the Catholic Church’s Mercy Clinic
A human rights group condemned the attack, saying it is a violation of international humanitarian laws
Government troops reportedly fired artillery “without specific targets,” hitting civilian homes, including churches
A source said that five artillery shells “fell on the church,” which was identified as the “Phekone Cathedral Church of Sacred Heart”
A local human rights group called the reported burning of a Baptist church and homes a “war crime” under international law
12Page 1 of 2