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Muslims at mercy of religious authorities if human rights not upheld, say lawyers

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Egyptian Christian teenagers face blasphemy charges for video mocking ISIS, which included some fake prayers

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ISIS executes dozens of Ethiopian Christians in Libya

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Islamic State shoots and beheads 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya

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What everyone gets wrong about the persecution of Christians in Iraq

    The Week: Media coverage of Christian persecution in the Middle East was once all but non-existent. (A representative headline on this website last year declared, “The world’s most ancient Christian communities are being destroyed — and no one cares.”) And while awareness of this troubling topic hasn’t quite reached Biblical proportions yet, it’s certainly increasing. CBS’s 60 Minutes devoted severalsegments to the matter, National Geographic gave it a large spread in their magazine, and most recently, Newsweek devoted their cover story to “the new exodus” of Christians from the Middle East.

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