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21 January 2013

'I am told I will hang for my faith in Jesus': American pastor faces death sentence in Iran

Abedini_2456183b.jpgAn American Christian pastor faces a possible death sentence in Iran after prosecutors accused him of harming national security on charges he and his supporters claim amount to religious persecution.

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12 December 2012

Christian Prisoners Still in Uncertainty after Ten Months!

shiraz-4-christian-jail.jpgDespite their families and attorney's follow up efforts, five Christian converts are still being held in Adel-Abad prison in Shiraz in a critical condition with their fate unknown.

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18 October 2012

Iran Church Fears Detained Members Are Tortured

iran-ahminjad-atollah.gif(BosNewsLife)-- An official of one of Iran's largest house church movement says recently detained church members are tortured and otherwise pressured to confess to crimes they did not commit.

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14 October 2012

BREAKING NEWS: Iran Launching Massive Arrests Of Evangelicals

000022.jpgIRAN (BosNewsLife)-- Massive arrests of evangelical Protestant Christians, including many former Muslims, are reported in Iran, with men and women being dragged to prisons across the Islamic nation.

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01 September 2012

Muslim Persecution of Christians: July, 2012

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04 August 2012

Unsubstantiated charges raised against five detained Christians in prison

prison-christian-5-shiraz.jpgIt is six months now that five Christian converts are being held in Adel-Abad prison in Shiraz. Security and judicial authorities are making efforts to raise and magnify unsubstantiated charges against these Christians in order to impose more pressure on them. By doing this, they are also seeking to intimidate and terrorize other Christian groups.

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21 June 2012

Iranian Christian artist arrested in Mashhad

000022.jpgA Christian artist was arrested by plain clothes security authorities in a house church in Mashhad. No information is available yet concerning his health condition or where he is being held. The lack of information has increased concerns for his health

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19 June 2012

Status of five Christian converts in Shiraz Unknown

0.0.0..jpgIt is now 130 days since five Christian converts were arrested by plain clothes security officers in Shiraz. Their situation has been unknown ever since

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30 May 2012

Iran – Ministry of Intelligence further restricts Farsi-Speaking churches

markaz-church-tehran.jpgIn addition to the increased restrictions against Iranian Christian converts, the Ministry of Intelligence has now ordered the leaders of the central AOG church in Tehran to compile a list of the names and National ID numbers of its members and submit it to the security authorities

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27 April 2012

Iran Destroys Christian Cemetery, Church, Christians Say

000022.jpgBy BosNewsLife Middle East Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's  Iranian security forces have destroyed a 200-year-old Christian cemetery

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07 April 2012

NEWS ALERT: 12 Iranian Christians Stand Trial Easter Sunday

christiansnowIran-300x225.jpgTEHRAN, IRAN (BosNewsLife)-- Twelve Christians are to stand trial in Iran on Easter Sunday on charges including "crimes against the order", an activist assisting them with advocacy told BosNewsLife.

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