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  • Russia

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    ... ago, when Russia was part of the Soviet Union. After years of relative religious freedom. Russia has once again appeared on the World Watch List. Our Work Open Doors provides emergency relief to Christians in Central Asia who are imprisoned for their fai...

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  • Egypt's Christians Under Attack In North Sinai

    Blog | 8 March 2017

    At least seven Christians have been killed in the last two months in Arish, Egypt. In North Sinai, the area connecting Egypt and Israel, Christians are facing a fierce campaign from Islamic terrorists. Many Christians are now fleeing their homes to find...

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  • Egypt | More Churches Legalised But Many More To Go

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    Egypt legalised 156 churches and service buildings on Tuesday, 5 March. The total number of approved Christian churches in Egypt is now 783. Since 2016, more than 3,700 churches have applied to be legally recognised under a new law. This law was designed...

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  • Persecution Rises

    Blog | 12 June 2019

    Around the world, persecution against Christians is increasing. Attacks are more frequent and more violent than ever.On Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka, eight bombs exploded across the country, including three at churches where believers gathered for Easter se...

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  • United Arab Emirates | Stadium Filled With Christians

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    A first-of-its-kind event took place on 5 February in Abu Dhabi. Over 120,000 Christians filled a stadium for the first Papal mass ever held in the Arabian Peninsula.This event may be a sign of improved freedom for the Christian community of 1.2 million p...

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  • Podcast: The Open Doors Live Tour - Episode 27

    Blog | 30 August 2019

    Open Doors LIVE is a monthly podcast from Open Doors New Zealand hosted by Mike Gore, James Kozina and Jocelyn Goto.This podcast brings the persecuted church to life, with each episode containing life-changing stories that mentor us in our faith as we l...

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

    Blog | 21 June 2019

    Open Doors LIVE is a monthly podcast from Open Doors New Zealand hosted by Mike Gore, James Kozina and Jocelyn Goto.This podcast brings the persecuted church to life, with each episode containing life changing stories, accurate updates on events and tre...

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  • Radical Faith In A North Korean Prison Camp

    Blog | 16 August 2017

    This is Hea Woo’s story of radical faith in North Korea. Scroll down to watch her full story.Hea Woo grew up in North Korea, in the midst of the great famine of 1997. Her daughter was only in her mid-twenties when she starved to death in their home.Hea...

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  • Podcast: One With Them - Episode 22

    Blog | 28 March 2019

    Open Doors LIVE is a monthly podcast from Open Doors New Zealand hosted by Mike Gore, James Kozina and Jocelyn Goto.This podcast brings the persecuted church to life, with each episode containing life changing stories, accurate updates on events and tre...

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  • Women of the Persecuted Church

    Blog | 21 February 2019

    Aisha From NigeriaImage: Aisha from Nigeria.Two years ago, Aisha*, a 28-year-old wife and mother of three from Nigeria, was caught up in a violent attack by Fulani herdsmen. The majority Muslim group had attacked her northern Nigerian community of Kano....

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