ICC Note: The ongoing war in Yemen has caused a massive humanitarian crisis, but for Christians it has forced them into hiding or else makes them a target for increasingly active Islamic extremist groups.
ICC Note: Frederick Gitonga survived the Garissa University College attack where Islamist militants targeted and killed Christians on April 2 because he slept in instead of attending morning prayer.
A pastor eventually helped the 12 year old to a “medical clinic, where she was treated for two weeks, while her father began organizing area Muslims to kill her.” “The intention was to torch all the churches with us inside them” and thus “burn is alive.”
Sexual Violence Becomes Favorite Tool Of Torture For Extremist Groups Like ISIS And Boko Haram: Report
ICC Note: Boko Haram and other Islamist militant groups are notorious for perpetrating sexual violence against victims that they kidnap, including many young Christian girls and boys in northern Nigeria.