Situation for religious minorities has ‘deteriorated’ during Covid-19

Pakistani Christians protest for greater protection after suicide bomb attacks on two churches in Lahore in March 2015.ReutersParliamentarians and human rights groups have written to the Government warning that the situation for religious minorities around the world has "deteriorated" during the Covid-19 crisis. The letter, sent to Foreign Office Minister Lord Ahmad, says that new trends "closely... Read more

India blames religious minorities for coronavirus contagion - Mission Network News

India blames non secular minorities for coronavirus contagion – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] India (MNN) — COVID-19 is fanning the flames of persecution in India.Folks blame Muslims for purposely spreading the coronavirus.Discover extra COVID-19 protection right here. David Curry of Open Doorways USA says this blame sport is a part of a wider development in India. Prime Minister Modi is a part of the political get together... Read more

Women, religious minorities troubled by citizenship law - Mission Network News

Girls, non secular minorities troubled by citizenship legislation – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] India (MNN) — Final month, officers in India handed a citizenship legislation for refugees that particularly excludes Muslims. Outrage over this laws continues right now. Prime Minister Modi’s authorities would really like 100% of India’s folks to be Hindus, so they're taking steps to make non-Hindus really feel unwelcome and, in some circumstances, even... Read more

Special status revoked for Kashmir, problematic for religious minorities - Mission Network News

Particular standing revoked for Kashmir, problematic for spiritual minorities – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] India (MNN) — In early August, India revoked article 370, which gave a particular standing to India occupied Kashmir. As the one Muslim area in India, this particular standing gave Kashmir autonomy. Nonetheless, FMIs Bruce Allen says after the revocation, cellphone and web companies have been reduce and public assemblies at the moment are... Read more

Iraq still unsafe for religious minorities' return - Mission Network News

Iraq nonetheless unsafe for spiritual minorities’ return – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Iraq (MNN) — America Fee on Worldwide Spiritual Freedom is making an attempt to assist spiritual minorities return house to Iraq, however returning to a post-ISIS Iraq presents an array of issues. Anne Hamming ofTent Faculties Worldwide tells us that the Christian Iraqi refugees its companions serve in Jordan are not sure if returning... Read more