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  • Central Asia | Nine Men Arrested For Sharing Jesus

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    Nine Christian brothers were arrested in Central Asia for sharing the gospel in a remote Islamic village.Policemen locked them in a cell, took away their documents and phones and questioned them over a few days. At one stage they were faced with being dep...

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  • Podcast: A Beautiful Collision - Episode 21

    Blog | 1 March 2019

    Tags: Central Asia,Iran,Podcast

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  • Why You Should Come To Open Doors Live

    Blog | 22 July 2019

    Tags: Asia,Central Asia,Open Doors Live

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  • Obedience: The 99 And The 1

    Blog | 25 July 2019

    I was recently in Central Asia, meeting with believers from the persecuted church. What I learnt from them is one of the most powerful lessons from my time with Open Doors. Obedience.Scroll to watch and read the full story....

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  • Pakistan | Waiting For A Verdict For Nearly 10 Years – Asia Bibi

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    The final appeal was heard on 8 October by the Supreme Court of Pakistan regarding the decade-long Asia Bibi blasphemy case.Now the world waits for the verdict that will determine her freedom or her death. The announcement date of the verdict outcome has...

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  • Podcast: From the Field: Central Asia - Episode 25

    Blog | 21 June 2019

    ... stories, accurate updates on events and trends in persecution, and biblically based discussion.  Episode 25 OverviewTravel to Central Asia with Mike Gore and our producer Beth to see what life is like for the first generation of believers in this secre...

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  • Russia

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    Islamic extremist groups in the Caucasus region (Southern Russia, near Central Asia) and the republics of Dagestan and Chechnya have increased their violent activity. Historically, it is an Islamic region and today is still very conservative in its belief...

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  • Azerbaijan | Pastor Fined For Prayer Meeting

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    The pastor of a Baptist church, which has been seeking official registration for 25 years, lost an appeal when they were fined for holding a prayer meeting.Authorities arrested Pastor Hamid Shabanov in 2016 when they interrupted a prayer meeting run by hi...

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  • Central African Republic

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    Most of the population in Central African Republic is Christian. However, Islamic extremist groups and corruption make life difficult. Fear and violence are a daily reality for believers, and the civil war makes them vulnerable to violence.Churches are at...

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  • Drug Smuggler to Bible Smuggler

    Blog | 28 September 2017

    ... never have predicted he’d one day be in full-time ministry. In those years, he was busy running a drug-smuggling operation in Central Asia. But when Alim was caught, he was locked away in a prison cell with nothing to live for.“For a long tim

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