Tag Archive for Laos

Must Sign for Freedom

In September, the chief of B village in a southern province called a special community meeting to resolve the “problem” of eight resident Christian families who have refused to give up their faith. The meeting concluded with plans to expel all 55 Christians from the village. Although all adult members of a village are usually invited to such meetings, on… Read more →

Laotian Believers Locked in Stocks for Refusing to Deny Faith

[lang_en] Christians were reportedly locked in wooden stocks for not renouncing their faith in Laos where serious rights violations were widespread in 2004. In a story released by Associated Press, Amnesty International said in its annual report that human rights abuses were widespread in the communist-ruled country, one of Asia’s poorest, including religious and racial persecution and abuse of political… Read more →

New Persecution

[lang_en]Laotian believers locked in stocks for refusing to deny faith  Christians were reportedly locked in wooden stocks for not renounc-  ing their faith in Laos where serious rights violations were widespread  in 2004. In a story released by Associated Press, Amnesty International  said in its annual report that human rights abuses were widespread in  the communist-ruled country, one of Asia’s… Read more →