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Open Doors USA unveiled the World Watch List Wednesday, revealing the 50 nations around the world presenting the worst persecution for Christians and noting that Islamic extremism is responsible for much of the repression and Christian women in these countries are at the greatest risk.
“Christian women are the most vulnerable population in the world. We can show, with data, so many sexual assaults and so many forced marriages,” Open Doors USA President and CEO David Curry told WND and Radio America.
“We had a 14-year-old girl walking to school in northern Nigeria kidnapped, sold by tribal Shariah law for $160,” Curry said. “Her parents had no legal recourse. This is happening over and over again, 2,260 cases that we can document.”
Of the 50 nations on the list, 36 are there because of repression in Islamic nations, including nine of the worst 10 nations. Atheistic North Korea ispost was originally published on this site