The NGO Christian Solidarity Worldwide sounded the alarm about the recent arrests taking place in Eritrea.
"Faces of the persecution" (Faces da Perseguição) will be a weekly series that presents the life of persecuted Christians
Over the past two years, over 30 churches have been attacked in Ethiopia - half burned to the ground.
Tens of thousands of Eritreans are currently detained without trial in life threatening conditions in the country.
He and his fellows had to spend the night in the airport, before returning to Ethiopia.
The harsh Asmara regime still shows distrust and suspicion of religious and political figures from Ethiopia.
He was told to reject his Christian beliefs so the beatings would stop
Eritrea's last Catholic hospital was closed on Friday, with the nuns who ran the facility taken away by police
Thirty Christians were arrested on Monday, June 3, while praying at nondenominational churches in Eritrea