International Institute for Religious Freedom

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USCIRF Daily News Digest

Turkey: Critics in Turkey Question Credibility of Judges Who Oversaw Vote

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Turkey: Turkey says detains 1,000 "secret imams" in police purge

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Syria: Samples from Syria’s deadly sarin attack bear Assad’s ‘signature,’ France says

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Syria: Syrian refugees must buy travel papers - from Assad

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Russia: Activists In Siberian City Demand Referendum On Site For New Church

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Russia: AFTER BAN, JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES IN RUSSIA HARASSED BY POLICE DURING RELIGIOUS SERVICES

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Russia: AFTER BAN, JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES IN RUSSIA HARASSED BY POLICE DURING RELIGIOUS SERVICES

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Russia: Why Putin’s persecution of Jehovah’s Witnesses should worry us

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Russia: Russian Court Sentences Crimean Tatar To 12 Years In Prison

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Romania: Anti-Semitism group says 10 tombstones smashed in Romania

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Religious Freedom: U.S. Religious Freedom Commission Says Russia, Pakistan Among Worst Offenders

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Pakistan: Student's lynching sparks rare uproar in Pakistan over blasphemy killings

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Pakistan: Why doesn’t Pakistan reform its blasphemy laws?

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

North Korea: North Korea Security Personnel Run Protection Racket Amid Tightened Border Controls

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017

Nigeria: The growing horror in a city where 500 children were kidnapped by Boko Haram

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest April 26, 2017