Escalating violence in Myanmar has left almost 7,000 Christians without homes. Beginning in April, a renewed wave of fighting between the northern state rebel militants the "Kachin Independence Army" (KIA) and government forces has driven scores of families from their homes.
Though the war in Myanmar has become heavily associated with the Rohingya crisis, there are also thousands of Christians suffering in the northern regions as a result of the ongoing civil conflict. Shockingly, the area continues to be overlooked by most of the mainstream international media.
Despite the marked lack of publicity surrounding the plight of Christians in Myanmar, the situation in Kachin State has become so severe that the UN has finally started to take notice. "What we are seeing in Kachin state over the past few weeks is wholly unacceptable, and must stop immediately," Yanghee Lee, the U.N.'s human rights expert for Myanmar, said last week, according to The Guardian. "Innocent civilians are being killed and injured, and hundreds of families are now fleeing for their lives."
To contact us or to submit an article, click here.
Get Charisma's best content delivered right to your inbox! Never miss a big news story again. Click here to subscribe to the Charisma News newsletter.
It's a NEW YEAR! Get ready for a NEW YOU!
- New Year Discounts On Book Bundles & Gifts: Click Here to view all our bundles and save up to 72%! Prayer, Holy Spirit, Anointing, the Supernatural and more.
- Go Deeper with God in a FREE eCourse: Click Here to view all eight of our free courses. Topics include Fear, Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Supernatural, and How to Hear God.
- Anointed Woman Of God: Rise up and enter the anointing of Deborah, Anna, Esther, Ruth and Hannah. You were called to go higher. Click Here to learn more.
- Never Stop Praying - Prayer Changes Everything! John Eckhardt's prayer bundle gives you six powerful books to help you pray and change any situation. Click Here.
- New Year - New You - Bible Sale!: Click Here to save up to 50% off a great selection of Bibles. Plus, get a free gift with each order!
Subscription Special: Subscribe to Charisma for two years for Only $29.97 and get two free gifts. Gift #1 The Harbinger. Gift #2 The Harbinger II. Both books are by New York Times Best-Selling author Jonathan Cahn. View Offer