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Mission Commission: COMIBAM Internacional - Statement on the incident in Turkey

Apr 24, 2007

As the Board of Director of COMIBAM International, we feel the need to make a statement about the act that occurred on Wednesday, April 18, in Turkey , and to align ourselves with the Christian Mission in the Muslim World. 1. We unreservedly condemn the

India: Parish attacked in Jhabua Diocese, Madhya Pradesh

Apr 23, 2007

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists attacked a Catholic parish at Thandla, Jhabua District in Madhya Pradesh on April 16, 2007. The latest attack was due to a minor exchange of words between a Hindu and Catholic boy as reported by UCANews. On the night of April 16, a mob of 300 people threw

Micah Challenge Update, April 2007 (Issue 2)

Apr 23, 2007

Dear Friends, This Update will be sent bi-monthly and keep you informed about the international campaign developments, plans and events. ****************************************************Micah Challenge International Council member Fidelis Wainaina in Canada On invitation from Micah Challenge

World Relief Advocacy Update - Part 3 of 3

Apr 20, 2007

Photo: Iraqi refugees waiting for interviews (BBC News)REFUGEE GROUPS IN NEED OF PROTECTIONWorld Relief met with Assistant Secretary of State Ellen Sauerbrey in late March to discuss her recent trip to and and ongoing processing and protection issues of Iraqi refugees. Both and have been overwhe

World Relief Advocacy Update - Part 2 of 3

Apr 20, 2007

Photo: Women Refugee from Darfur (The International Rescue Committee)MATERIAL SUPPORT - VULNERABLE REFUGEES VICTIMIZED TWICE Refugees continue to be barred admission to the as they were forced to provide “material support” to a terrorist organization or were involved in pro-democracy

World Relief Advocacy Update - Part 1 of 3

Apr 20, 2007

Photo: immigrants in front of American Flag (Acclaim Images)Your voice will make a difference! **Contact your elected Representative and voice your concerns about the below mentioned issues. _________________________________________ SUPPORT COMPREHENSIVE IMMIGRATION REFORM!President Bush traveled

Palestinian Territories: Uncommon Identities

Apr 20, 2007

Cyprus Women\'s Conference, March 2007 At the beginning of this year, after having met in small groups throughout 2006, the leaders of Musalaha\'s four women\'s groups felt it was time to bring all the women together. Through sharing their life stories wit

WEA Responds to Murders in Turkey

Apr 20, 2007

For Immediate Release Three workers at a Bible publishing house in Malatya, Turkey were killed on Wednesday, April 18, in the latest apparent attack on Turkey\'s minority Christian community. The three Christian men -- Necati Aydin and Ugur Yuksel of Turkey, and Tilman Ekkehart Geske of German

Va. Gunman Forces Evangelicals to Question Church Outreach

Apr 19, 2007

(Photo by Christian Post)Geoff Tunnicliffe, international director for the World Evangelical Alliance, speaks at a press conference on evangelical response to the Virginia school massacre on Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2007 in Washington, D.C.By Michelle VuChristian Post ReporterThu., April 19, 2007 8:24 AM

Vietnam: Crackdown raises questions for RL advocates

Apr 18, 2007

From: WEA RLC Principal Researcher and Writer, Elizabeth KendalThe Vietnam regime\'s current crackdown has swept up several significant Christian human rights advocates such as Father Nguyen van Ly and human rights lawyer and religious liberty advocate Nguyen van Dai. This raises questions for relig