Persecution of Christians

slaughter of christians throughout history

Persecution of Christians is treating Christians unfairly based on their religion. This can mean using violence against them or putting them in prison. Persecution of Christians exists in many countries which include India, Iran, Pakistan, Nigeria, Afghanistan, Burma, Lebanon, Syria, Sri Lanka etc. In China it is illegal to be a member of a Christian church that is not approved by the government.

A girl from a Christian family was burned by Hindu nationalists during violence in Orissa, India in 2008.