A man in Pakistan who assaulted two Christian women in January and tried to rape one of them will face lesser, bailable charges if arrested.
Pakistan is No. 7 on Open Doors’ 2024 World Watch List of places most difficult to be a Christian.
Uganda’s constitution and laws allow for freedom of religion, including converting from one faith to another. However, Christian churches increasingly have received threats of violence, the World Atlas reports.
Authorities in Pakistan’s Punjab province have refused to charge a man who beat and attempted to rape a pregnant Christian woman, killing her unborn baby.
A Pakistani Christian widow lost her job and has received death threats after unintentionally burning paper that might have included pages from the Quran.