Christian groups demand release of a bishop and two priests in Eritrea
"The Eritrean government is yet to give a reason for arresting the clergymen," their statement reads.
Eritrean government took over a Catholic college
According to analysts, the recent seizures are in retaliation for the Catholic church’s calls for reform in the country.
US Department of State releases report on religious freedom across the world
The reports was announced back in November. Its full version has recently been released.
Elderly Eritrean pastors continue to suffer in prison
“Individuals who are arrested for religious reasons are systematically subjected to ill-treatment and torture,” the OHCR said.
Elderly pastors imprisoned for their faith in Eritrea
Ruled by a military dictatorship, Eritrea has an estimated 500 Christian prisoners of faith.
78 priests massacred by troops headed by Nobel Peace Prize laureate
The Nobel Prize committee refuses to revoke Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's Nobel Peace Prize despite accusations of ethnic cleansing.
The tragic fate of Eritrean Christian
UN agencies estimate that hundreds of thousands of Eritreans have fled the country to Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt in recent years.
President Biden appoints special envoy for Horn of Africa
Eritrea was once again named in the US Commission on International Religious Freedom’s latest report.
The five countries with the most Christian prisoners
Through prison sentences, governments prevents Christians from spreading the Gospel and discourage others confessing their faith.
Thirty-five Christians arrested during prayer meetings in Eritrea
Prison conditions are some of the harshest in the world, with inmates kept in shipping containers and believers often tortured.