China update: Even landlords targeted in regional crackdown on unofficial churches,
Unofficial Protestant churches continue to suffer in a crackdown in the port city Guangzhou, China where anyone found providing venues for an “illegal religious event” faces hefty fines of between 20,000 and 200,000 yuan (£2,280; $3,000; €2,660 - £22,845; $30,000; €26,640). In a pilot scheme authorities are operating in the city
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Muslim Leader Foils Deadly Terrorist Attack Against Christian Church in Egypt: 'We Have to Take Care of Each Other'
In an incredible act of compassion and unity, a Muslim leader foiled a deadly terrorist attack against a Christian church -- and called on Christians and Muslims to "stand by each other's side and take care of each other." According to AsiaNews, the incident took place at the end of the celebrations for Coptic Orthodox Christmas at the Church of the Virgin Mary and Abu Seifin in Ezbat al-Haganah, Nasr City, an eastern suburb of the Egyptian capital.