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  • 17 Photos of Daily Life in North Korea

    Blog | 1 May 2017

    North Korea is the most dangerous place in the world to be a Christian. Leading the World Watch List for the 16th year in a row, it's clear that having anything to do with Christianity is impossible without persecution. It's also one of the most closed...

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  • Brunei | Sharia Law Now In Full Effect

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    Last week, on 3 April, the full extent of Sharia law went into effect in Brunei, making this South East Asian country even more dangerous for Christians.The first phase of Sharia law was introduced in 2014. It covered crimes punishable by imprisonment or...

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  • North Korea | A Historical Summit With Little Outcome

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    Recently, the world had its eyes on the historic summit between two of the most well-known world leaders, Kim Jun-Un and Donald Trump.The summit was an opportunity to see a great change in the nation of North Korea, for the benefit of both its citizens an...

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  • Egypt | Church Calls Us To Pray With Them, Not For Them

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    ... seeking your prayers. But what they’re asking you to pray may not be what you expect. In this country, which ranks 17 on the World Watch List, the church is praying a bold prayer.An Open Doors worker attended a large prayer meeting in Cairo, where mo...

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  • China | Pressure Is Growing, But So Is The Church

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    Churches in China are facing increasing pressure after new government regulations were introduced earlier this year.In some cities in the southeast province of Jiangxi, churches have been ordered to replace their cross with a flag and put up Communist pro...

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    Persecuted Christians

    How To ListenSubscribe to Open Doors Live podcast on iTunes, SoundCloud or your favourite podcast app and stay updated with the persecuted church.Subscribe on iTunesSubscribe on SpotifySubscribe on SoundCloudDownload Podcast App for iPhoneDownload Podcast...

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  • North Korea | World Leaders Meet While The Country Starves

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    People living in North Korea are facing a dire situation. As the world focuses on the diplomatic stalemate between Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump, the food crisis is worsening.The second meeting between the two leaders took place in Vietnam on 27 February....

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  • Philippines | Marawi – One Year After ISIS

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    Just over a year ago, the city of Marawi in the southern Philippines was liberated from an Islamic extremist group linked to the Islamic State. Many are still affected, with thousands of Christians currently displaced.On 23 May 2017, militants belonging t...

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  • The Elephant in The Room

    Blog | 18 October 2016

    When we think of Christian persecution, our thoughts normally rush to the Middle East, or to countries like China or North Korea. But there is a rapid growth in persecution in another part of the world. Persecution and Islamic extremism is spreading and...

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  • Pakistan

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    ... Pakistan remains one of the most violent countries in the world for Christians. At least 15 Christians were killed during the 2019 World Watch List reporting period, often in relation to blasphemy laws. However, God is moving in Pakistan and the church c...

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