The majority of Sri Lankans are Buddhist.
Jan. 26, 2023 | Sri Lanka

Assault on Pastor Leads to Charges Against Him

On Sept. 21, Pastor Tony Benjamin of Anuradhapura province in Sri Lanka investigated a noise outside his gate and was assaulted by two men with a shovel, demanding that he stop his religious activities. He was able to crawl back into the house before the men began breaking windows and causing other damage. Read More.

Jan. 26, 2023 | Somalia

Islamist Violence Increasing in Somalia

The radical Islamic group al-Shabab has increased its attacks in Somalia. Early in 2023, more than thirty people were killed, and several homes were burned after a car bombing in a small village north of Mogadishu. On October 30, 2022, two massive car bombs exploded in downtown Mogadishu, killing around a hundred people and injuring more than 300. Read More.

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