Turkey expulsion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Turkey Deports Another Foreign Christian Pastor Religious Freedom Continues to Erode in Turkey Through the Deportation of Religious Minorities 05/09/2019 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that on May 9, 2019, a foreign Christian pastor was deported from Turkey without official reason.  Mike Platt (beard) and family Mike […]

Uzbek mother killed by husband.

19 February 2019 An Uzbek mother was killed by her husband on 9 February because she had recently become a Christian. “Umida”, a Muslim-background Christian, was attempting to flee the country to seek refuge in Istanbul with Christian friends, when her husband confronted her at Tashkent Airport and slit her throat. Previously, the man had […]

The Tide of Government Persecution in Iran.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Over 100 Iranian Christians Arrested by Intelligence Officials Iranian Authorities Attempt to Intimidate Christians into Silence Ahead of Christmas Celebrations They forget that Christ said he will build his church… 12/06/2018 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that during the month of November, the Iranian Intelligence Ministry launched an […]

Two Iranian Christian converts arrested in Mashhad and Karaj

Originally posted on VOICE OF THE PERSECUTED:
Informed sources reported to Mohabat News that “Behnam Ersali, a Christian convert living in Karaj, traveled to Mashhad and was arrested by security guards at a friend’s home on Friday, November 16, 2018 and taken unknown location. Six plain-clothed security officers entered the house without a legal decree and arrested him along with the…

Insights on church in Iran

Persecution and Grace Fill Iran’s Streets By Claire Evans 11/14/2018 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – The massive waves of unrest which have plagued Iran this past year point toward the people’s frustration with the moral and economic bankruptcy of a governing Islamic elite. “This is a very enlightened generation of younger people in Iran,” said Dr. Mike Ansari from Heart4Iran, […]