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Criminals attack church facility in Odisha state in India

April 16, 2024

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CWN Editor's Note: Criminals looted a Society of the Divine Word mission in India’s Odisha state, assaulting a priest and locking up teachers in their room.

An estimated 100 Christians were murdered, and 50,000 fled their homes, during a 2008 anti-Christian pogrom in the eastern Indian state of Odisha (Orissa) (map).

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