The Pegasus Project surfaces a new era of oppression for people of faith. Here’s what should be done.


(Open Doors) — Advanced malware is spying on thousands of journalists, politicians and humanitarian workers around the world. Amnesty International and a consortium of media partners including The Washington Post just released a bombshell report exposing the world’s most sophisticated threat to human rights. The “Pegasus” spyware is capable of recording phone calls, capturing passwords, … Read more

Room for 10,000: Inside China’s largest detention center


DABANCHENG, China (AP) — The Uyghur inmates sat in uniform rows with their legs crossed in lotus position and their backs ramrod straight, numbered and tagged, gazing at a television playing grainy black-and-white images of Chinese Communist Party history. This is one of an estimated 240 cells in just one section of Urumqi No. 3 … Read more

US cites China, Myanmar, Ethiopia in genocide report


WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration on Monday renewed genocide allegations against China for repression of Uyghur Muslims and other minorities in its northwest Xinjiang region. It also warned Eritrea, Ethiopia, Myanmar and South Sudan of possible further sanctions for ethnic cleansing in conflicts they are involved in. The administration sent the messages in the … Read more

China, US diplomats clash over human rights, pandemic origin


BEIJING (AP) — Top U.S. and Chinese diplomats appear to have had another sharply worded exchange, with Beijing saying it told the U.S. to cease interfering in its internal affairs and accusing Washington of politicizing the search for the origin of the COVID-19 pandemic. Senior Chinese foreign policy adviser Yang Jiechi and Secretary of State … Read more