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Topic: Middle East Christians

Assad shoves Christians into the firing line

Syria’s dictator has appointed a Greek Orthodox general as his new minister of defence: Christians may face retribution

Despite the EU’s demands on human rights, Turkey’s persecution of Christians is escalating

I wonder why Brussels isn’t interested? Maybe it approves

Egypt’s Christians fear ‘uncaged’ Salafists

Months after the revolution John Pontifex meets frightened Coptic Christians worshipping in secret

Young Christian beheaded in northern Iraq

Iraqi archbishops divided over whether the motive of kidnap and murder was primarily religious

The Church in Pakistan is scared. Revenge attacks will come as no surprise

Pakistani Christians are held responsible for the actions of the West: it would not be the first time they have been made scapegoats

Paul Bhatti: I forgive my brother’s murderers

Brother of slain Pakistani minister tells conference in Rome ‘we will continue his battle’

Archbishop calls for arrest of Koran-burning pastor

Archbishop Lawrence Saldanha of Lahore made his comment following protests in which at least 24 people were killed

Pakistani Christian jailed for blasphemy found dead in prison cell

Prison authorities claim Qamar David died of a heart attack but his family have disputed this, saying he was fit and healthy

Over 20,000 flock to remote village to mourn Shahbaz Bhatti

Christians from all over Pakistan attend funeral in Kushpur, Faisalabad, while prime minister calls assassinated minister ‘a very rare leader’

English bishop expresses ‘deep sadness’ at murder of Shahbaz Bhatti

Bishop of Clifton says Pakistani minister’s courage and faith is an example for all