In India, Christians in rural villages are facing increased pressure and violence.
Five church leaders appeared in court on Wednesday 8 August, prepared to defend the ownership of their church’s property.
On 22 July, Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani was arrested in Iran and taken to prison after a violent raid.
The Rwanda Governance Board continues to close any church that fails to meet new requirements laid down at the beginning of the year.
Joyce, a leader in ministry to Muslim background believers, was taken by authorities over six months ago and hasn’t been seen since.
The voting for Pakistan 2018 general elections took place on 25 July, a country that ranks the fifth most dangerous to follow Jesus on the World Watch List.
Roman* was a very conservative Muslim who decided to disrupt a local church service. He wanted to target 'betrayers.'
The authorities in Uzbekistan’s south-western Navoi Region keep raiding and punishing local Christians "to stop them meeting for worship and peaceful religious activity," Council of Churches Baptists told Forum 18 on 15 March.