International Institute for Religious Freedom

Bonn – Cape Town – Colombo

USCIRF Daily News Digest

USCIRF: Freedom of Belief: Countering Religious Violence

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Russia: Fines, vandalism follow Jehovah's Witness liquidation

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Religious Freedom: A Battle for Hearts and Minds: How the Non-Violent Can Fight Violence Against Religion

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Malaysia: Is there religious freedom in Malaysia? Survey shows one in 10 says no

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Kazakhstan: Anti-extremism raid captures Koran

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Iraq: Iraq investigating elite unit accused of human rights violations in Mosul campaign

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Iran: Release Maryam Naghash Zargaran

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Indonesia: Indonesia makes arrests as Islamic State claims Jakarta attacks

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

India: 3 years of Modi — American report delivers scathing indictment of minority rights violations in India

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

India: Rumors on WhatsApp Ignite 2 Mob Attacks in India, Killing 7

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

India: Indian Government Effectively Bans Cow Slaughter Across Country

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Egypt: Egypt Coptic Christians killed in bus attack

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Egypt: Egypt Attack: Coptic Christians Killed on Bus Heading to Monastery

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Burma: Ethnic armed groups join Myanmar peace talks

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017

Burma: Interfaith Prisoners of Conscience Pwint Phyu Latt & Zaw Zaw Latt Released

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest May 26, 2017