COMMENTARYEuropean Parliament declares Christianity as most persecuted religious group worldwide

By Adina Portaru Posted on: | 24 January 2017

In December the European Parliament adopted the Annual Report on human rights and democracy in the world protecting freedom of religion. 

The report states: “Christians are currently the religious group most harassed and intimidated in countries throughout the world, including in Europe, where Christian refugees routinely suffer religiously motivated persecution, and that some of the oldest Christian communities are in danger of disappearing, especially in North Africa and the Middle East.”

Read the whole article by Adina Portaru on EurActive.

Adina Portaru

Legal Counsel, Europe

Adina Portaru, LLM, PhD, serves as Legal Counsel for ADF International in Belgium, advocating for religious freedom at the European Union.

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