Ethiopia: UPDATE – Imprisoned believers released.

Update 12/3/2017 These men have been acquitted and freed having been imprisoned for nearly three years. They are reunited with family. Lord restore to them the years the locust hath eaten and may they not have to pay compensation fines. 11 May 2016 The final hearing of the case against Tibebu Mekuria, Dawit Jemberu, and […]

Families Fear Imminent Threats by Local Radicals

International Christian Concern 2020 Pennsylvania Ave. NW #241, Washington, D.C. 20006 http://www.persecution.org  |  E-mail: icc@persecution.org Media Contact: Olivia Miller, Communications Coordinator press@persecution.org (301)-859-3842 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Teenage Girls Imprisoned for Sharing Faith Released in Ethiopia   Families Fear Imminent Threats by Local Radicals 12/15/2016 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that […]

Ethiopian discrimination and persecution.

Six members of a church in Kilto in the south were imprisoned for writing a letter to government officials that complained about Muslim discrimination in employment, threats and physical attack. Despite an apology they have been sentenced to several years behind bars. Pray for a change of heart and the upholding of minority rights in […]

Christians imprisoned for “spreading hatred.”

  By Joseph DeCaro, Worthy News Correspondent (Worthy News) – Last month, six church committee members from Kilto, Ethiopia, were found guilty of destroying the public’s trust in government officials and spreading hatred. According to Barnabas Aid, the six had dared to write a letter to their church leadership describing the persecution they have endured […]

SUDAN: Two pastors are given passage to South Sudan,

Thank you LORD! LATEST… (Morning Star News) – Two South Sudanese pastors arrived home in Juba from Khartoum, Sudan today after an eight-month ordeal of imprisonment, fabricated charges of capital crimes and a ban on leaving the country. The Rev. Peter Yein Reith and the Rev. Yat Michael were acquitted of the crimes calling for […]