International Institute for Religious Freedom

Bonn – Cape Town – Colombo

USCIRF Daily News Digest

Vietnam: Vietnam Activist Nguyen Bac Truyen Unaccounted For Two Weeks After Arrest

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Tajikistan: State Orders Muslim Women To Tie Head Scarves in 'Tajik' Way

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Syria: ‘Shocking’ conditions await civilians fleeing ISIS in Syria

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Saudi Arabia: Qatar concerned about safety of citizens in Saudi Arabia during haj

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Russia: Russia Bans Jehovah's Witnesses' Translation Of Bible

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Qatar: Qatar’s blasphemy laws criticized in new US report

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Pakistan: Pakistan Arrests Christian Teenager On Blasphemy Charges

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Pakistan: Teenager detained over blasphemy

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Pakistan: Are minorities in Pakistan really free?

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Pakistan: Pakistan holds state funeral for German nun who fought leprosy

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Nigeria: Nigeria's freed Chibok girls to return home 'fully recovered'

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Nigeria: Nigerian president vows to step up fight against Boko Haram

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Nigeria: Nigeria's Buhari warns off separatists, takes back control after treatment

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Nepal: ‘They use ​money to promote Christianity’: Nepal's battle for souls

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017

Malaysia: The online abuse hurled at Malaysia's Muslim women

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest August 21, 2017