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Islamic Militants

More than 500 Ethiopians Christians have reportedly been murdered in door-to-door attacks since June

Muslim extremists armed with “armed with guns, machetes, swords and spears” have sought out Christians, according to an aid group's report.

A First Communion against backdrop of terrorism and COVID-19

In Kaya, a provincial capital in Burkina Faso, nothing can overshadow the joy of one's First Eucharist.

Still no news of nuns “disappeared” since Mozambique jihadist attack

So far the authorities have not given any explanation as to what has happened to these two religious and the more than 60 individuals who were present in their convent at the time of the attack.

Five aid workers in Nigeria shot dead by Islamic State

In a video, the fighters said that the executions were a warning to “all those being used by infidels to convert Muslims to Christianity.”

International community is ignoring jihadist attacks in northern Mozambique

Aid to the Church in Need talks to Paulo Rangel, a member of the European Parliament, about the violence that has left hundreds dead and 200,000 homeless.

COVID-19 appears to be giving ISIS a chance to regroup, experts warn

Islamic State group feared to be making comeback in Iraq, Syria, parts of Africa.

Living the faith in Kenya, five years after terrorist attack

“Yes, we are afraid but if we have to die, it’s better to die in the church than on the street.” 

Jihadist groups raise the black flag in Mozambique 

“What is happening is a disgrace," the Bishop of Pemba laments, following the most recent attack in his diocese. 

Iraqi town destroyed by ISIS rises again 

Aid to the Church in Need speaks with Chaldean Catholics who are bringing Christianity back to the Nineveh Plains.

Martyrs’ shrine honors 21 victims of ISIS on 5th anniversary of their death

A new exhibition documents the plight of the Christian men who were beheaded by ISIS on a Libyan beach in February 2015.

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