International Institute for Religious Freedom

Bonn – Cape Town – Colombo

USCIRF Daily News Digest

Vietnam: Vietnamese journalist and Catholic activist victim of violence in prison

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

Syria: Syrian activists say airstrike on mosque kills at least 35

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

Sudan: EU envoy asks Sudanese lawmakers about churches demolition

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

Saudi Arabia: Popular Saudi cleric banned from Twitter

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

Pakistan: Pakistan wants Facebook, Twitter to help it combat blasphemy

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

Pakistan: Pakistan will delete 'blasphemous' social media

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

Pakistan: Asia Bibi's high profile blasphemy case takes its toll

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

ISIS: One year ago today we declared ISIS atrocities as genocide

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

ISIS: Foreign ISIS Fighters Increasingly Isolated in Mosul Battle

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

Iraq: Iraqi minorities move forward with autonomy plan

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

Iraq: Iraqi forces edge into Mosul's Old City, Nuri mosque in sight

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

Iran/Saudi Arabia: Iran pilgrims to join this year's hajj: Saudi

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

Indonesia: Indonesia and the Islamic State Threat

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

India: Is India marching toward Hindu domination?

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017

India: Chhattisgarh church remains shut, 6 weeks after Hindu mob forced closure

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest March 17, 2017