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April 2018
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International – Christian refugees booted from Austria

A group of Iranian Christian refugees have been given two weeks to leave Austria, after the US government denied their asylum applications. According to media reports, the move by the US government appears to signal the shutting down of a humanitarian programme created to help religious minorities escape persecution. The refugees, approximately 100 in…

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January 2018
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International – Cameroon deports Nigerian Christians

Cameroon has deported more than 100,000 Nigerian refugees, most of whom identify as Christian. ​According to a report from Barnabas Fund, citing Human Rights Watch (HRW) reports: since 2015 Cameroon has forcefully deported over 100,000 Nigerian refugees who had escaped into Cameroon fleeing Boko Haram Islamist violence. One of the deportees said of the…

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November 2017
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International – How will they hear?

Serving in Mission (SIM) has spearheaded a campaign to take the gospel to migrants and refugees. Mission partners include Greater European Mission, European Christian Mission International, DMG, Evangelical Alliance Mission and SIM in Europe. The campaign, called #HowWillTheyHear, was launched on 14 October with 14 days of prayer to mark the start of an…

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November 2017
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International – Myanmar appeal

UK aid agencies have launched a joint fundraising appeal to help the hundreds of thousands of people fleeing their homes in Myanmar. According to the 13 Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) members, the people are in critical need of shelter, medical care, water and food. Over the summer, more than half a million people, mostly…

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