Open Doors Launches 2024 World Watch List in UK Parliament

Longstanding Christian communities could disappear in parts of sub-Saharan Africa through a double blow of violent instability and authoritarian control. Christian minorities across east and west Africa face twin existential threats: violent disorder exploited by radical jihadists and autocratic governments backed by larger powers outside the region.

This is one of the disturbing findings of the Open Doors 2024 World Watch List (WWL), which ranks the 50 nations where Christians face the most extreme persecution and discrimination worldwide.

The charity launched their report to a packed room of UK politicians in parliament this week.


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