Tag : Sudan
Church in Sudan title : Muslims in Sudan Force Pastors to Give Up Church Properties, Evict Congregations
summary : An Islamist judge in Sudan upheld the eviction of two pastors from their church-owned homes while 60 other Christians have been summoned to court over their refusal to relinquish property, sources said.
date : Dec 14, 2017 01:30 PM EST
Sudan title : Five Church Leaders in Sudan Arrested after Refusing to Cancel Worship Service
summary : In an ongoing bid by the government of Sudan to take over leadership of the Sudanese Church of Christ (SCOC), police on Sunday (Oct. 22) arrested five SCOC church leaders after they refused to comply with an order to refrain from worship, sources told Morning Star News.
date : Oct 24, 2017 11:52 AM EDT
Trouble in Sudan title : Port Authorities in Sudan Detain Bible Shipment without Explanation
summary : Sudanese authorities have detained a container of Bibles in Port Sudan without explanation for at least two years, a source said.
date : Oct 20, 2017 12:17 PM EDT
Trouble in Sudan title : Pastors Arrested in Sudan as Government Moves to Take Over Church
summary : August 28, 2017: Police in Sudan arrested and interrogated seven church leaders last week in Omdurman, Sudan before releasing them on bail, sources said.
date : Aug 28, 2017 10:12 AM EDT
Church in Sudan title : Police Evict Two Pastors from Their Homes to Allow Muslims to Take Church Property
summary : August 22, 2017: In further efforts to help a Muslim businessman take over church property, police in Omdurman, Sudan evicted two church leaders and their families from their houses, sources said.
date : Aug 22, 2017 11:52 AM EDT
Sudan Pastor on Trial title : Pastor, Christian Activist Sentenced To Prison in Sudan Are Released
summary : A pastor and another Christian serving a 12-year sentence in Sudan were freed today after they were granted a presidential pardon, sources said.
date : May 11, 2017 01:09 PM EDT
Sudan title : Sudanese Christian Participating in Peaceful Protest Stabbed to Death; Police Refuse to Intervene
summary : A Sudanese Christian was killed and another stabbed while taking part in a peaceful protest against the government's attempted appropriation of a Christian school.
date : Apr 12, 2017 11:00 AM EDT
Abdumonem Abdumawla and Rev. Hassan Abduraheem title : 2 Sudanese Men Jailed for Helping Czech 'Christian Spy'
summary : Two Sudanese men, one a leader in the Sudan Church of Christ, are still in jail for allegedly aiding a now-released Czech aid worker Petr Jasek.
date : Apr 04, 2017 09:34 AM EDT
Trouble in Sudan title : Christians in Sudan Arrested in Tussle over Evangelical School in Omdurman
summary : Police in Omdurman, Sudan arrested four Christians this week and accused them of destroying the sign board of a Muslim interest trying to take over their Christian school, source said.
date : Feb 24, 2017 12:45 PM EST
Church in Sudan title : Sudan Orders Demolition of at Least 25 Church Buildings, Christian Leaders Say
summary : State officials in Sudan plan to demolish at least 25 church buildings in the Khartoum area, according to Christian leaders.
date : Feb 20, 2017 05:56 PM EST
Church in Sudan title : 25 Christian Churches to Be Demolished in Sudan for ‘Trespassing Into Residential Areas’
summary : At least 25 Christian churches in Khartoum state in Sudan are in danger of being demolished because they were “trespassing into residential areas.”
date : Feb 07, 2017 03:03 PM EST
Immigration Protests Washington DC title : Trump Defends His Immigration Executive Order Amid US, Global Outcry: ‘This Is Not Muslim Ban’
summary : President Donald Trump defended his controversial executive order that bars the citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the United States, as thousands of protesters chanted outside of the White House and at multiple, major U.S. airports on Sunday in opposition of the president's sudden immigration policy change. Trump denied the ban was religiously-driven, but confused matters by also announcing Christian refugees would get first priority for U.S. entry. Many people now are seeking answers about why Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are not on Trump's immigration ban, which are countries in which Trump companies do business.
date : Jan 30, 2017 12:22 PM EST
persecution title : Sudanese Pastor Facing Death Penalty Freed in Major Win for Religious Freedom
summary : In a major win for religious freedom, an evangelical pastor from the Church of Christ in Sudan facing the death penalty has been freed. However, three other pastors continue to face charges which could lead to death by hanging or life imprisonment if found guilty.
date : Jan 03, 2017 12:21 PM EST
Meriam Ibrahim title : Imprisoned Muslim Woman Risks Life to Help Meriam Ibrahim Hide Bible, Converts to Christianity
summary : Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese mother who was sentenced her to death for apostasy, has shared how, while in prison, a Muslim woman risked her life to help her hide her most prized possession - her Bible.
date : Dec 05, 2016 11:57 AM EST
Sudan title : Authorities in Sudan Arrest More Christians in Takeover of School
summary : Two pastors and seven other Christians in Sudan were detained for four days last week after trying to stop a group of civilians and police from taking over their school, according to one of the arrested pastors.
date : Oct 13, 2016 11:32 AM EDT
Trouble in Sudan title : Sudanese Christian Pastors Could Get the Death Penalty
summary : 2 Christian Pastors could get the death Penalty for their views.
date : Sep 21, 2016 03:53 PM EDT
Sudan Death Sentence of Christian Pregnant Woman title : Authorities Arrest Christian Leader in Al Jazirah State, Sudan, in School Takeover
summary : Authorities in southeastern Sudan arrested the headmaster of a Christian school last week and took over its property, sources said.
date : Sep 13, 2016 12:01 PM EDT
Sudan title : Sudan’s President Escapes Arrest as Country Faces Scrutiny on Treatment of Christians, Other Minorities
summary : Despite having an international arrest warrant on him, Sudan President Omar al-Bashir managed to avoid getting detained in South Africa. His government has been accused of brutally persecuting Christians and other minorities in that country.
date : Jun 24, 2015 08:25 PM EDT
Sudan Pastor on Trial title : Like Meriam Ibrahaim, Two Christian Pastors Face Death Penalty in Sudan, Highlighting Persecution There
summary : Attorneys representing two Christian pastors in Sudan who were arrested on charges of spying have stated that they could face the death penalty once their trial begins next week.
date : May 26, 2015 08:17 PM EDT
Sudan title : Al Jazeera America to Air Documentary On South Sudan’s Descent into a Failed State
summary : Before they became an independent country, the mostly Christian people of South Sudan lived under the Muslim-dominated government of Sudan. Now a prominent international broadcaster has taken a look at how the country has progressed since its people voted to be a separate country.
date : Apr 10, 2015 09:46 PM EDT
title : U.S. Slams Sudan on Blocking U.N. Investigation into Mass Military Rape of 200 Women, Girls in Darfur
summary : A report released by Human Rights Watch (HRW) claimed that over 200 women and girls were raped by the Sudanese military in October 2014, prompting condemnation by the United States. The Sudanese government has denied all allegations.
date : Feb 12, 2015 08:17 PM EST