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Buddhist radicals attack Christian church in Sri Lanka

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Bangladesh Court: Why Weren’t Buddhists Protected?

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Sri Lanka church leaders attacked by Buddhist mob

New violence in Myanmar kills up to a dozen people

Death toll passes 20 in Myanmar ethnic violence

Buddhist-Muslim Violence Rages In Myanmar

China slams Britain after Cameron meets Dalai Lama

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CA: Court holds exhaustion not required in RLUIPA zoning cases

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CTA and schools of Tibetan Buddhism reject China’s regulation on monastic management

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Christian in Bhutan imprisoned for showing film on Christ

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Buddhist Bhutan proposes anti-conversion law

    Christian Post: “Christians in this Himalayan nation who are still longing to openly practice their faith were disheartened this month when the government proposed the kind of ‘anti-conversion’ law that other nations have used as a pretext for falsely accusing Christians of ‘coercion.’ The amendment bill would punish ‘proselytizing’ that ‘uses coercion or other forms of inducement’ – vaguely enough worded, Christians fear, that vigilantes could use it to jail them for following the commands of Christ to feed, clothe and otherwise care for the poor.”

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