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STATEMENT of Heads of Evangelical Protestant Churches of Ukraine on religious persecution in the Donetsk and Luhansk Oblasts ·
8 July 2014 Since the activation of the Eastern Ukrainian separatist movements and the so-called declaration of Donetsk and Luhansk ‘people’s republics’ (DNR, LNR), Christians in the eastern regions, especially evangelical organisations, are increasingly becoming victims of religious persecution. The premeditated attacks by armed militants against evangelicals include abductions, beatings, torture, threats of execution, pogroms …