Andrew Brunson | missionary in Turkey

Andrew Brunson | missionary in Turkey

Rev. (Dr.) Andrew Brunson | missionary in Turkey On 7 October of last year, Rev. (Dr.) Andrew Brunson and his wife Norine were arrested in Izmir, Turkey, where they have been residents for 23 years. The pastoring couple were held as a threat to national security,...
Imran Ghafur | Pakistan

Imran Ghafur | Pakistan

Imran Ghafur | Pakistan On 1 July 2009, Pakistani police arrested Imran Ghafur in Punjab province after Muslims accused him of burning pages of the Qur’an. While cleaning his brother’s retail shop, Imran removed the trash he had collected, intending to burn some of...
Asia Bibi | Pakistan

Asia Bibi | Pakistan

Asia Bibi | Pakistan Please read through the Writing Guidelines before you write to a prisoner Asia Bibi, 38, was arrested by police on allegations of blasphemy in the village of Ittanwali, Punjab province. On June 19, 2009, some Muslim women who work with Bibi on a...
Jamaa Ait Bakrim | Morocco

Jamaa Ait Bakrim | Morocco

Jamaa Ait Bakrim | Morocco Jamaa Ait Bakrim, a Moroccan Christian, has been in prison for his faith since 2005. He was sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for ‘proselytism’ and ‘destruction of the goods of others,’ both allegedly trumped-up charges by the authorities....
RELEASED! Yklas Kabduakasov | Kazakhstan

RELEASED! Yklas Kabduakasov | Kazakhstan

RELEASED! Yklas Kabduakasov | Kazakhstan Yklas Kabduakasov Released! Christian prisoner of faith Yklas Kabduakasov was released from prison on Oct. 2, 2017. The 56-year-old convert from Islam was arrested on Aug. 14, 2015 and sent to a labour camp for “inciting...