Search for: From: To:

Read more...China: trial of Pastor Zhang Shaojie postponed indefinitely
The trial of Chinese Pastor Zhang Shaojie began on 10 April in Nanle County, Henan Province, but court proceedings were later suspended indefinitely, according to reports by China Aid, after Zhang’s lawyers were detained and he had to dismiss them from his case. 17/04/2014

Read more...Nigeria: ongoing concerns for missing school girls
There are ongoing concerns for the safety of 129 female students kidnapped from their school in Chibok in Borno State on 14 April by members of the Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram, amid disputes over a statement issued by the Nigerian military on 16 April claiming to have freed most of them. 17/04/2014

Read more...Nigeria: Kaduna church hosts local peace building event
An Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) Church in Tudun Nupawa, Kaduna in Northern Nigeria held a “Friends Day Service” on Sunday, on 13 April as part of peace-building efforts with the local community. 14/04/2014

Baha’i leaders, currently imprisoned.Read more...Senior Iranian cleric raises concern over treatment of Baha'i community
Ayatollah Abdol-Hamid Masoumi-Tehrani, a senior Shi'a cleric, has given the Baha’i International Community a symbolic gift and raised concerns over their mistreatment in Iran. 11/04/2014

Read more...Syria: Elderly Dutch priest killed in Homs
Father Frans van der Lugt, an elderly Jesuit priest, was murdered in the city of Homs on 7 April. 09/04/2014

Read more...Nigeria: 20 dead in attack on mosque in Yobe State
Around 20 people may have died when gunmen attacked a mosque in Buni Gari village in Yobe State, north-eastern Nigeria, during the early hours of 5 April. 07/04/2014

1  2  3  4  5  6    More >

Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) is a human rights organisation which specialises in religious freedom, works on behalf of those persecuted for their Christian beliefs and promotes religious liberty for all.

For more information, please call 0845 456 5464, email or visit