(CBN News) – BOSTON – Two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing two people, injuring 23 others and sending authorities rushing to aid wounded spectators. A senior U.S. intelligence official said two other explosive devices were found nearby.
One runner, a Rhode Island state trooper, said the blasts [...]
(CBN News) – An American-Iranian pastor imprisoned in Iran because of his faith has released a letter detailing his abuse.
For the first time, Pastor Saeed Abedini admitted to his family that he’s facing “horrific pressures, violence, and psychological warfare.”
The 32-year-old father of two wrote that the conditions inside Evin Prison where he is [...]
(CBN News) – TEHRAN, Iran — The Islamic regime is finding itself incapable of reversing the rapid spread of Christianity there.
CBN News Chief International Correspondent Gary Lane visited the country in 2009 for an exclusive look at the Iranian church.
The idea behind the Iranian Revolution was to establish the world’s first modern state [...]
(CBN News) – American Pastor Saeed Abedini, who has been jailed in Iran since September for his faith, may be missing, according to the American Center for Law and Justice.
Abedini is a U.S. citizen has been charged with attempting to undermine the Iranian government through his work starting house churches in the Islamic Republic.
(CBN News) – The 15-year prison sentence given to a woman and her seven children by an Egyptian court for converting to Christianity is a sign of things to come, according to alarmed human rights advocates who say the nation’s Islamist government is bad news for Christians in the North African country.
A criminal court [...]
(Fox News) – A 32-year-old American pastor has been detained at one of Iran’s most notorious prisons since late September on charges that have not been made public. [...]
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(CBN News) – Iranian Pastor Youcef Nardarkhani has again been released from jail and is now at home with his family, according to the American Center for Law and Justice.
Iranian authorities re-arrested the 35-year-old Christian pastor on Christmas Day, saying he had not served his full [...]
(CBN News) – KIRYAT MALACHI, Israel — The Israeli Air Force ratcheted up its air strikes at terrorist sites in the Gaza Strip Thursday as rockets rained down on southern Israel.
Operation Pillar of Defense is aimed at halting massive rocket and mortar attacks on southern Israeli cities, which escalated over the last days and [...]
(CBN News) - MOSCOW — A recent nighttime raid and destruction of an evangelical church outside Moscow raised concerns that religious freedom is fading in Russia. [...]
(CBN News) – The vice president of Iran said his country will break the ‘grasping hands’ of newly re-elected President Obama.
Mohammad Reza Rahimi, known for his hardline anti-Western statements, also said that Iran will overcome sanctions imposed by the United States.