There is a “critical need” for new resettlement opportunities and sponsorship programmes for Iranian Christian refugees in Turkey, says a […]
When he was arrested, Vahid Hakani told his interrogator he hadn’t known until that day “that gathering and worshipping and […]
My name is Vahid Hakani, and I was born in 1982 into a Muslim family, but what I heard from a relative about Jesus made me decide to follow him. I was twice threatened and interrogated by the Ministry of Intelligence, and then on Wednesday 8 February 2012, I was arrested.
A Court of Appeal in Tehran has cut a decade-long prison sentence for a Christian down to two years after […]
In the week of the 10th anniversary of the forced closure of the largest Persian-speaking church in Iran, the Islamic […]
British-Iranian bishop Guli Francis-Dehqani has called on the UK government to consider offering a “safe-route scheme” for Iranians fleeing persecution […]
This Sunday will be the 10th anniversary of the forced closure of the largest Persian-speaking church in Iran, the Central […]
A 64-year-old Christian convert with advanced Parkinson’s disease and his wife have been acquitted and released from their combined 10-year […]
Intelligence officers belonging to the Law Enforcement Command of the Islamic Republic of Iran, or FARAJA, are using spyware to monitor members of minority groups, including Christians, according to new research.
The “sharply deteriorated religious-freedom conditions” in Iran are the focus of the cover and introduction to the latest annual report […]