Jonathan Isaac hopes the new sneakers will be respected as "real basketball sneakers."
Violence and repressive measures targeting Christians have increased in recent years.
He served the Lord until his death.
British activist warns that stricter statutes will make it harder for innocent victims.
According to the Assyrian Democratic Organization, 20,000 of the formerly 22,000 Syriac Assyrians in the country have emigrated.
Researchers say only 3% of the site has been excavated, so it’s still unknown how large the entire city may span.
The government had allowed a homosexual 'pride' flag and the flags of other countries to be flown, but not a Christian flag.
Her single hit No. 1 for the first time last week on Billboard’s Christian Airplay and AC Indicator charts.
Hagia Sophia used to be one of the main Christian cathedrals.