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Christians Were 2016’s Most Persecuted Religious Group

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This article originally was published on the International Business Times.

Nearly 90,000 Christians were killed for their faith in 2016, equivalent to one every six minutes, according to a new study by the Italy-based Center for Studies on New Religions (Censur). The annual study, which is set for release next month, also indicated that 500 to…

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