Thursday, August 1, 2013

Protestant Summer Camp Raided by Police in Uzbekistan

On 23 July 2013 police raided a Protestant children's camp in Mironkul, Samarkand Region of Uzbekistan. Uzbek police took nice adults and 22 children to the police station for questioning. Two New Testaments in Uzbek language, laptop computers, cell-phones and equipment used for worship were confiscated.

Uzbekistan is a Central Asian country, whose population is 30 million. Uzbek authorities actively persecute minority Evangelical groups of believers.

Full story is available from Forum 18 News Service:

http://forum18.org/archive.php?article_id=1863

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