3 In 4 People Who Are Persecuted For Their Faith Are Christian

03.21.11 | Sarah Harnisch

 A new report out shows 75-percent of all religious persecution globally is against Christians. Examining 33 countries, the British Branch of Aid to the Church in Need reported most persecution was occurring the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. Besides the usual suspects of China, Iran, North Korea and Saudi Arabia-- the report also reveals Venezuala, Zimbabwe, and the even the Holy Land are guilty of high Christian persecution. Egypt, Iraq, Nigeria and Pakistan were among the worst countries for believers to live in. More then 100 million Christians worldwide are facing persecution, according to the report.