‘Charlie Hebdo protesters in Pakistan storm Christian school’ (Straits Times, 27 Jan 2015)
Updated: 28 Jan 2015
‘Pakistan church bomb: Christians mourn 85 killed in Peshawar suicide attack’ (The Guardian, 24 Sept 2013)
‘Witness: Kenya mall attackers target non-Muslims‘ (AP-Yahoo! News, 21 Sept 2013) — What the militants did to the hostages: “They removed (testicles), eyes, ears, nose. They get your hand and sharpen it like a pencil then they tell you to write your name with the blood.” (NEWS.com.au, 27 Sept 2013)
‘Decade of Violence Threatens to Uproot Iraq’s Christians‘ (Al-Monitor, 21 Aug 2013)
‘Egypt gunmen open fire on Coptic Christian wedding in Cairo‘ (BBC, 21 Oct 2013)
”Horrible’: Christian churches across Egypt stormed, torched‘ (CNN, 16 Aug 2013) — “52 churches were attacked in a 24-hour span”
“For weeks, everyone could see these attacks coming … and Christians throughout the country [Egypt] are hiding in their homes, afraid for their very lives.” — Human Rights Watch (22 Aug 2013)
There is an intriguingly titled article ‘Will the Arab world become “a Christian-free Zone”?’ in the FaithFreedom.org website. This domain is however blocked (banned) in Malaysia.
The man kneeling with his hand tied behind his back is wearing priest robes. He was beheaded by the Syrian jihadist group Jabhat al-Nusra. Another man beheaded with him is also described in news reports as a Christian.
Footage of the beheadings was posted by the Catholic Online via popular webhost Live Leak. The viral video clip has been viewed more than one million times. You can watch the video HERE.