International Institute for Religious Freedom

Bonn – Cape Town – Colombo

USCIRF Daily News Digest

Turkey: Turkey's new school curriculum drops evolution and will teach concept of jihad

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Turkey: Legal limbo of Turkey’s Syriac Christian properties still unresolved

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Turkey: Germany's Merkel blasts Turkey's arrest of rights activists

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Tajikistan: Rights Groups Say Tajikistan Persecutes Dissidents' Families

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Sudan: Sudan Gets Down to Business in the Face of Sanctions and Strife

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Saudi Arabia: Saudi woman in miniskirt video arrested after public outcry

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Saudi Arabia: Saudi King’s Son Plotted Effort to Oust His Rival

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Russia: WHY IS VLADIMIR PUTIN'S RUSSIA SO AFRAID OF JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES?

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Pakistan: Pakistani Christian boy, 16, charged with blasphemy for discussing his faith

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Pakistan: Gunmen in Pakistan kill four Shi'ites in suspected sectarian attack

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

North Korea: Mapping the Brutality of North Korea, and Where the Bodies Are Buried

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Nigeria: Nobel winner Malala in Nigeria speaks out against Boko Haram

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

ISIS: Sold by IS in Raqa, Yazidi female fighters back for revenge

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Iraq: In camps and ruins, Mosul civilians' ordeal is far from over

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017

Iran: With U.S. scholar’s conviction, power struggle escalates between Iran’s president and hard-liners

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest July 19, 2017