North Africa

Algerian Christians Receive Reduced Fine for “Unauthorized Worship”

This post was originally published on this site05/09/2022 Algeria (International Christian Concern) – A group of 11 Algerian Christians, originally arrested at the end of 2021, received a reduced sentence fine for “unauthorized worship” on April 28. The 11 Algerians, plus one French guest speaker, gathered in Tizi-Ouzou on December 4 for an event. The police…

Coptic Woman Slapped and Verbally Assaulted by Muslim Man

This post was originally published on this site05/03/2022 Egypt (International Christian Concern) – A Muslim man verbally abused and physically assaulted a Coptic Christian woman after she visited the local drugstore during Ramadan without a head covering. On April 21 in Sabak Al-Ahad village, Ashmoun center in Monoufia province, 30-year-old Nevin Sobhi walked into the drugstore…