Turkey: Country Leads Opening of United Nations Session
United Nations new president, Turkey diplomat Volkan Bozkir, led the opening session of the 75th anniversary meeting, despite heavy criticism from multiple ethnic groups for his human rights insensitivities.
Nigeria: Pastor and Two Others Killed by Fulani Herdsmen in Kaduna State
Fulani herdsmen make multiple
attacks in Kaduna State, killing three men (all fathers) and the local
Evangelical Church Winning All’s pastor. In another attack in Kemara Rimi, five
people were abducted. Their whereabouts are unknown.
India: Announcement of Anti-Conversion Law Sparks Anti-Christian Violence in Northern Region
Following a June announcement that the government would propose a bill to regulate religious conversions, emboldened Hindus lead several attacks on Christians, including an incident where four Christian women were hospitalized.
Local Egyptian officials have forced Christians to remove the burial plot of a young boy buried there four days earlier, claiming there were no permits and ordered that the Christians remove the body to a place far from Muslims.