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BREAKING NEWS: Christians Suffering In Earthquake Hit Nepal; Death Toll 4,000

April 27, 2015

By BosNewsLife Asia Service
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KATMANDU, NEPAL (BosNewsLife)-- Christian aid workers were among those desperately searching for survivors who may be buried amid the rubble in the Nepalese capital of Katmandu, or trapped in remote mountain villages, as the death toll soared past 4,000 from Saturday's massive earthquake.

NEWS WATCH: Kazakhstan President Re-election Expected Amid Uncertainty

April 26, 2015

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent

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ASTANA, KAZAKHSTAN (BosNewsLife)-- Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev was set to renew his 26-year grip on power in elections on a pledge to offer the multi-ethnic Central Asian state economic and social stability in return for what rights groups call "systematic suppression" of opposition and devoted Christians.

NEWS WATCH: Macedonia Mourns 14 Migrants Killed By Train

April 25, 2015

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife
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SKOPJE, MACEDONIA (BosNewsLife)-- The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia is planning to bury 14 undocumented migrants from Africa and Asia who died Thursday after they were hit by an overnight passenger train. Investigations are ongoing into the latest deadly tragedy involving young people on the Balkan route to Western Europe.

Armenia Remembers Mass Killings

April 24, 2015

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

rememberingYEREVAN, ARMENIA (BosNewsLife)-- Ceremonies have begun in Armenia to mark the centenary of the start of mass killings of as many as 1.5 million Armenians by Ottoman Turks. Several leaders remembered what Pope Francis and other officials view as the first genocide of the 20st century. There was a moment of reflection when a giant church bell reverberated over the square.

African Man Turns To Christ Moments Before Beheading

April 23, 2015

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

ghanaian-mat.-ayariga-isis-405x330 (1)TRIPOLI, LIBYA (BosNewsLife)-- An African man acknowledged his faith in Jesus Christ just moments before he was beheaded by Islamic State (IS) militants in Libya, according to new details revealed by several Christian sources. Mathew Ayairga, who well-informed Christians said originated from Chad but had also been linked to Ghana, was among 21 men killed by IS fighters for refusing to embrace Islam.

BREAKING NEWS: Ethiopia Mourns 30 Christians Killed By Islamic State

April 21, 2015

By BosNewsLife Africa and Middle East Services with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

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By BosNewsLife Africa and Middle East Services with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

ADDIS ABABA/TRIPOLI (BosNewsLife)-- Ethiopia began three days of national mourning Tuesday, April 21, for dozens of Ethiopian Christians who were shown being killed by Islamic State (IS) group militants in Libya after they apparently refused to convert to Islam.

NEWS WATCH: Ukraine’s Disabled Orphans Face Abuse, New Report Shows

April 20, 2015

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent
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KIEV, UKRAINE-- With the world focused on war in Ukraine, many disabled children living there are apparently forgotten. International rights activists have expressed concern that thousands of minors are being condemned to live in orphanages and institutions where they face neglect and abuse.

NEWS ALERT: Italy Police Say 12 Migrants Drowned For Faith In Christ

April 18, 2015

By BosNewsLife News Center

REUTERS753883_ThumbnailTRIPOLI/ROME/WASHINGTON (BosNewsLife)-- Italian police say they have detained 15 Muslims who allegedly threw 12 Christians from an overcrowded migrant boat after they expressed faith in Jesus Christ. Vatican Radio, citing survivors, reported that the Christians had been praying for their lives during during a recent crossing from Libya.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Islamic Militants Open Fire On Catholic School; Three Injured

April 17, 2015

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

Anarkali-St-Francis-SchoolLAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- Suspected Islamic militants opened fire on a Catholic school in Pakistan's city of Lahore Friday, April 17, injuring a Christian student and two security guards, church sources and rights activists said.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Boy Burned To Death For Christian Faith

April 15, 2015

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife
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LAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Pakistani Christian boy who was set on fire by young Muslims after he professed his faith in Jesus Christ has died of his injuries, several sources told BosNewsLife Wednesday, April 15.
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