Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Thousands protest in Bolivia Following Police Violent Crack Down Against Indigenous People!!

A day after a violent police crackdown against Bolivia's indigenous people, police use tear gas and batons against demonstrators gathered to protest the government's actions. Burning tires on the tarmac, supporters of the indigenous shut down the Rurrenbaque airport, freeing some protesters who had been arrested a day earlier in Yucumo.

UN Expert deplore violence against the indigenous people of Bolivia!
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Christian Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani Faces Execution in Iran!

Just days after Iran released two Americans accused of spying, anIranian court has upheld the apostasy conviction and executionsentence of Christian Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani.
The 11th branch of Iran’s Gilan Provincial Court has determined thatNadarkhani has Islamic ancestry and therefore must recant his faith in Jesus Christ. Iran’s supreme court had previously ruled that the trial court must determine if Youcef had been a Muslim before converting to Christianity.
However, the judges, acting like terrorists with a hostage, demanded that he recant his faith in Christ before even taking evidence. The judges stated that even though the judgment they have made is against the current Iranian and international laws, they have to uphold the previous decision of the 27th Branch of the Supreme Court in Qom. Read More on Washington Post

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Monday, September 26, 2011