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December 20, 2019   •   

State Department Targets Violators of Religious Freedom

The United States Department of State has designated nine nations as “Countries of Particular Concern” for engaging in or tolerating “systematic, ongoing and egregious violations of religious freedoms.

June 10, 2018   •   

Key Points of the 2018 International Religious Freedom Reports

An analysis, published in Providence magazine highlights key points covered in the International Religious Freedom Report.

May 8, 2017   •   

USCIRF Urges Designation of Russia as Country of Particular Concern

When the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) released its 2017 Annual Report April 26 on the state of religious freedom in selected countries, USCIRF Chair Thomas Reese, S.J., said “the state of affairs for international religious freedom is worsening in both the depth and breadth of violations.”