(Christian Today) Christians evacuated from Sudan

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Barnabas Fund has transported over 2,300 Christians from Sudan since the start of its rescue mission four months ago.

The Christians are being evacuated because of increasing hostility in the majority-Muslim country.

After South Sudan gained independence in 2011, the largely Christian Southerners living in Sudan lost their citizenship rights and were ordered to leave.

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Filed under: * Culture-WatchReligion & CultureViolence* International News & CommentaryAfricaSudan--North Sudan--South Sudan* Religion News & CommentaryOther FaithsIslamMuslim-Christian relations

Posted January 7, 2013 at 7:21 am [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]
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