Missionary takes Russian arrest to European court

April 21, 2017

In August of last year, Donald Ossewarde was arrested for conducting a Bible study at his home.  He was later convicted and fined 40,000 rubles, which is approximately $600.

Lorcan Price, an attorney with Alliance Defending Freedom International, says the pastor is the victim of Russia's "heavy-handed" targeting of religious minorities in their country.

Read more at: https://onenewsnow.com/persecution/2017/04/20/missionary-takes-russian-arrest-to-european-court


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