Iran steps up anti-Christian campaign

Iran steps up anti-Christian campaign

There are 4 comments on the story from Dec 16, 2011, titled Iran steps up anti-Christian campaign. In it, reports that:

The Iranian authorities are stepping up their campaign against Christians in the run-up to Christmas in what threatens to become a repeat of last year's crackdown when dozens of believers were arrested ...

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Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#1 Dec 16, 2011
frm barnabasaid:

"Last Christmas, more than 70 Christians were arrested in a crackdown on Iran’s house church movement; security officers raided homes in Tehran and the western city of Mashhad in the early hours of 26 December while the occupants were asleep.

"Many of the Christians were verbally and physically abused before being detained for interrogation. The majority were held for weeks or even months before finally being freed, often after the payment of a large ransom."
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Tallahassee, FL

#2 Dec 16, 2011
Reminds me of the stories we used to hear coming out of Poland. Going to church was a way to irk the communist authorities.
Christian Forever

Scarborough, Canada

#4 Dec 17, 2011
The antichrist (islam) is having a field day.

United States

#5 Dec 17, 2011
Christian Forever wrote:
The antichrist (islam) is having a field day.
I thought Obama was the anti-Christ. Him being a Muslim, I get it now.

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