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Bomb scare intimidates another church in Turkey

Trabzon church in a 2007 photo (World Watch Monitor)
...pastor Shinhyung Kang of the Izmir Karsiyaka Protestant Church was fined as an “illegal religious worker” and deported on 25 March. Andrew Brunson has been detained for the past 16...

IS guilty of genocide, says US Secretary of State

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...a NATO ally, saying that “authorities continued to limit the human rights of members of some religious minority groups”. US pastor Andrew Brunson has been imprisoned in Turkey since October...

US Commission urges Trump administration to prioritise international religious freedom

US Commission urges Trump administration to prioritise international religious freedom
...disappeared in China in 1995. This week, several American Evangelical leaders praised Trump for pressuring Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan for the release of Andrew Brunson, an American pastor detained...