Chinese pastor faces decade in prison for resisting church crackdown

August 26, 2014

A Chinese preacher is facing up to a decade in prison after he was detained on what supporters say are trumped up charges intended to weaken resistance to an ongoing crackdown targeting the country’s rapidly growing Christian community.

 

Read more at: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/11055730/Pastor-faces-decade-behind-bars-amid-Chinas-anti-church-campaign.html


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