Iran: update on Rasht arrests – release of Mohammedreza

Iran: update on Rasht arrests – release of Mohammedreza

Iranian Christians are pleased to report that the third Iranian Christian arrested in Rasht on 13th May has also been released. On 31st May Middle East Concern issued a prayer update giving notice that Yasser Mossayebzadeh and Saheb Fadaie had both been released at...
Iran: release of Christian prisoner on medical furlough

Iran: release of Christian prisoner on medical furlough

Family and friends of Maryam (Naseem) Naghash Zargaran are delighted to say that Maryam has been allowed out of prison to receive medical treatment. Maryam, a believer from a Muslim background, has been held for nearly three years in Evin Prison in Tehran and has been...
Iran: update on three Christians arrested in Rasht

Iran: update on three Christians arrested in Rasht

On 17th May Middle East Concern requested prayer for three Iranian Christians belonging to the self-styled “Church of Iran” network who were arrested on 13th May in Rasht. We are pleased to report that two were released on bail: Yasser on 28th May and...
Iran: Christian prisoner in urgent need of medical care

Iran: Christian prisoner in urgent need of medical care

Family and friends of Maryam (Naseem) Naghash Zargaran, a believer from a Muslim background who has been held for nearly three years in Evin prison in Tehran, are greatly concerned about her present situation and request prayer for her treatment and release from...
Sudan: pastor re-arrested

Sudan: pastor re-arrested

On 18th January Middle East Concern reported the release of Pastor Kuwa Shamal of the Sudan Church of Christ. He was detained on 18th December and held for three days. After his release he was required to report to the security service (the NISS) on a daily basis...