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Nigerian Catholics march in Abuja on March 1 in protest of recent terrorist attacks.
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Nigeria’s government now agrees: Islamist terrorists target Christians

Originally published in Christianity Today The Nigerian government now agrees with what church leaders have been complaining for years: Christians are the target of jihadist terrorism. “In the wake of a renewed onslaught by our tireless military against Boko Haram and their ISWAP (Islamic State West Africa Province) allies in […]

Four Christians executed for wearing crosses in latest Burkina Faso attacks
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Four Christians executed for wearing crosses in latest Burkina Faso attacks

Originally published in Faithwire Four Christians in Burkina Faso were executed in their village on June 27 by unidentified Islamist terrorists who singled them out for wearing crosses that signified their faith in Christ. Field workers from Open Doors USA who spoke with survivors say the armed militants “Told everyone […]

Heidi Baker calls for prayer as Muslim terrorists attack villages in northern Mozambique
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Heidi Baker calls for prayer as Muslim terrorists attack villages in northern Mozambique

ACDP calls on government to mobilise military intervention Inspirational Iris Ministries leader Heidi Baker has called on Christians around the world to join them in prayer, following an escalation of brutal attacks by young Muslim terrorists on villages in northern Mozambique — within two hours of their ministry base at […]