Mozambique needs help fighting terrorism. That was the decision made by several Southern African countries this week. They will send troops to combat insurgents supported by the Islamic State. Since 2017, fighting in Mozambique has displaced around 800,000 people.
Another anti-conversion amendment takes effect tomorrow in India, this time in Gujarat. “It’s now the ninth state that has an anti-conversion law in place, and these amendments make them stronger,” John Pudaite of Bibles For The World says.
One-fifth of the world’s Muslim population lives in the Middle East North Africa region, according to the Pew Research Center, and researchers expect that number to rise by 2030. Islam may have a stronghold as the MENA region’s majority religion, but significant change is underway.
The Middle East isn’t seeing high COVID-19 numbers like India or Brazil, but neither is the end of the pandemic in sight. Vaccinations have been slow in countries like Iraq, where many Muslims believe God will protect them from the virus, and they do not need to […]