Meanwhile, four more Christians have been released in Saudi Arabia. According to Compass Direct, 40 days after their arrest Saudi officials released four of the five remaining in custody from the Ministry of Interior detention center. One other Christian is still waiting for the guarantee documents required from his employer. On January 7th, 15 Filipino Christians, including three women and five children, were arrested for worshiping Christ in their own home. All 15 are expected to be deported from the country, which prohibits non-Muslim worship.
Story number 2 for 17 Feb 2000
By davidvranishFebruary 17, 2000
About Saudi Arabia
- Primary Language: Arabic, Standard
- Primary Religion: Islam
- Evangelical: 0.3%