Over 80 Chinese Christians Arrested for Worshiping in House Churches

March 16, 2017

Dozens of Christians were arrested for worshiping at underground house churches across the autonomous Chinese region of Xinjiang during crackdowns on Christianity that occurred around the Lunar New Year holiday in late January, a leading persecution watchdog has reported.

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