Increasing religious repression in Kazakhstan
Catholic World News - March 03, 2014
Religious repression is on the rise in Kazakhstan, according to a recent report by the Forum 18 news service.
Legal or police action has recently been taken against Presbyterian, Baptist, and nondenominational Protestant leaders, as well as against a mosque.
The Central Asian nation of 17.7 million is 47% Muslim, 44% Orthodox, 2% Protestant, and 1% Catholic.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Progress toward our July expenses ($33,493 to go):