These are the 12 Worst Countries for Christians

List by International Christian Concern includes countries such as Mexico, Russia, and even the U.S. International Christian Concern (ICC) has released a document titled

Pope Francis Pleads for Ceasefire in Syria

Pope Francis Pleads for Ceasefire in Syria

Pope Francis calls for an immediate ceasefire in Syria to evacuate children. In the wake of the heavy offensive Russian aircrafts have carried out

Russian Anti-Terrorism Law Implements Restrictions on Mormon Missionaries

Mormon missionaries remain in Russia despite new restrictions. Russian President Vladimir Putin recently signed an anti-terrorism legislation, known in the country as the “Yarovaya

Russian Atheist Faces Jail Time for What He Wrote in the Comments

Russian Atheist Faces Jail Time for What He Wrote in the Comments

Atheist faces a year in jail for denying existence of God in webchat. Viktor Krasnov, a Russian blogger accused of denying God's existence in

Monumental Meeting of Pope and Russian Patriarch Will Happen in Cuba

Monumental Meeting of Pope and Russian Patriarch Will Happen in Cuba

Pope, Russia's Patriarch Kirill will soon meet in Cuba. Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill, the leader of Russian Orthodox Church will create history when

How Influential is the Russian Orthodox Church in State Affairs?

The union of the Russian Orthodox Church and state is the new normal in Russia. The country's 1993 Constitution clearly describes Russia as secular,

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Pot Calls Kettle Black: Putin Claims U.S Has Removed Christian Values

Vladimir Putin is being called out for his hypocritical statements on America's values. Last month, when Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered his State of

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Russia Sets the Stage for Religious Diversity with New Buddhist Temple

Moscow's first Buddhist temple, symbolizing Russia’s religious diversity and promoting friendly inter-confessional and inter-ethnic relations, will be built in Russia's capital by 2017. A

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European Court on Human Rights Wins Religious Freedom Case for Russian Scientologists

The denial of a Russian Church of Scientology's registration has been deemed a violation of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and