Islamic Extremism Spreading Across Africa

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Christians are facing a new wave of persecution as Islamic extremism spreads across the African continent.

From Mali and Nigeria in West Africa, to Tanzania and Kenya in the East, Christians are enduring continuous attacks.

Muslim militants are murdering Christians leaders and destroying churches in an attempt to eradicate the Gospel.

When NATO countries helped liberate the Libyan people from the clutches of dictator Muammar Gaddafi, they thought they were helping to bring democracy and freedom to that north African country.

Now 16 months later, several Christian missionaries are sitting in prison in Benghazi simply for sharing their faith with those seeking to learn more about Christ.

Christian World News anchor George Thomas recently interviewed religious freedom advocate Todd Nettleton, with The Voice of The Martyrs, and CBN News Senior International Correspondent Gary Lane to gain more insights about the suffering church and the spread of Islamic extremism in this volatile region of the world.

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