USCIRF provides an update on religious freedom in Yemen – Mission Network News

Yemen (MNN) It’s a humanitarian disaster, says Isaac Six of Open Doors. Hes talking about Yemen, where civil war has reigned for years, leading to widespread terrorism and starvation. The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) recently released a country update for Yemen, detailing religious freedom violations in the country. The Houthis, a... Read more

USCIRF applauds new executive order on religious freedom – Mission Network News

United States (MNN) — On Tuesday, President Trump signed an executive order on religious freedom that was applauded by the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF). There’s a lot of substance to this, says Isaac Six of Open Doors USA. It really does prioritize religious freedom, and in sort of a new way.... Read more

The USCIRF releases a country update for Bangladesh – Mission Network News

Bangladesh (MNN) The USCIRF updates Americans on the ways Bangladesh mistreats Christians and other religious minorities. Last month, we reported on the United States Commission On International Religious Freedoms (USCIRF) annual report. Now the USCIRF has released acountry update on Bangladesh. Vincent Michael of FMI says, The report is kind of briefing us as Americans... Read more

India, China reject USCIRF report – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) — Indian authorities reject the U.S. Fee on Worldwide Non secular Freedoms annual report, which recommends sanctions and a rustic of specific concern (CPC) designation. Chinese language officers had an identical response. When a reporter questioned Chinas Overseas Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang concerning the USCIRF report in yesterdays press convention, Shuang responded... Read more

USCIRF to launch spiritual freedom report tomorrow – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) A brand new report tomorrow highlights the international locations most responsible of proscribing spiritual freedom. It’s form of a listing of the same old suspects, says Todd Nettleton of Voice of the Martyrs USA. Tomorrow, the USA Fee on Worldwide Spiritual Freedom (USCIRF) will launch its annual Stories and Suggestions for Worlds... Read more

Nationwide Non secular Freedom Day; USCIRF reauthorized for 3 years – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] USA (MNN) — At the moment is Nationwide Non secular Freedom Day. January 16 is the anniversary of the enactment of the Virginia Statute for Non secular Freedom as written by Thomas Jefferson. The unique statute disestablished the Church of England within the state of Virginia, guaranteeing spiritual freedom for all residents, no matter... Read more