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  • Moore: U.S. should not exclude Christians in genocide label

    November 18 2015 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Moore: U.S. should not exclude Christians in genocide label

    Russell Moore responded to a report the State Department is preparing to categorize the terrorist organization’s campaign against Iraq’s Yazidi sect as genocide but not to include Christians as targets of genocidal acts. The president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission urged Kerry not to distinguish between different groups ...

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  • 23 nations blacklisted for human trafficking

    August 12 2015 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    23 nations blacklisted for human trafficking

    The U.S. State Department has blacklisted 23 countries for failing to even try to meet minimum standards in fighting human trafficking, giving President Obama authority to bar them from U.S. non-humanitarian aid and key trade initiatives. The countries’ failures are summarized in the State Department’s Trafficking in Persons Report.

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  • Sudan escalates threats on churches, leaders

    January 20 2012 by Compass Direct News | with 0 comments

    Sudan’s Ministry of Guidance and Religious Endowments has threatened to arrest church leaders if they carry out evangelistic activities and do not comply with an order for churches to provide their names and contact information, Christian sources in Sudan have reported to Compass Direct News.

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