A family of three were attacked and seriously wounded by a neighbour in Al-Nasriyah. Despite their injuries, Egyptian authorities labelled the attack “a normal quarrel”.
Iranian Authorities have sentenced nine Christian men to five years in prison, accused of “acting against national security”.
A month ago, the conflict in northern Syria escalated when Turkish troops attacked Kurdish-led forces.
As conflict escalates in northern Syria, 40,000 to 50,000 Christians are caught up in its midst.
A Christian woman has begun serving a one-year prison sentence in one of Iran’s most notorious prisons. Authorities arrested Fatemeh and charged her with “propaganda against the regime.”
A 100-year-old Iranian church has been shut down and had the cross removed from its tower earlier this month. A large number of intelligence officials stormed the church, emptied it, and changed all the locks to prevent anyone returning.