The International Ministerial on Freedom of Religion or Belief says it aims to “tackle online harm and strengthen human rights education”. Evangelicals say “words must be matched with action”.
A CSW reports shows that Colombian Christians are suffering “restrictions on religious activity, threats, extortion, assassination and forced displacement”.
The government often uses this accusation against converts instead of the charge of apostasy, in an attempt to avoid international scrutiny.
He was later released, but was given a week to raise 100 million Touman (approximately US$ 33,000) in bail or face arrest..
“No one shall attempt to change or convert someone from one religion to another”, the new Constitution draft says. Christians and Muslims have raised serious objections.