Algeria: Authorities Order Closure of Another Church Building

Pastor Rabah Messaoudi had won a legal battle in 2017 after local officials tried to close his church, but authorities used Algeria’s 2006 law on religion to close the church, which requires non-Muslim places of worship to register with government officials, though they slow to grant permission if they act at all.

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