NEWS WATCH: Ukraine’s East Prepares For Controversial Vote; Christians Spread Gospel

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife donetskKYIV, UKRAINE (BosNewsLife)-- Ukraine's interim President Olexander Turchynov has warned two regions in eastern Ukraine that Sunday's referendums on declaring independence could lead to their destruction. His comments came while Christians were distributing Bible books to help ease tensions, following deadly clashes between pro-Russian separatists and Ukrainian government forces.

NEWS ALERT: British Airways Employee Wins Case Over Wearing Cross

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By BosNewsLife News Center British Airways employee Nadia EweidaSTRASBOURG/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- A Christian employee of British Airways (BA) has won a landmark legal battle over her right to wear a cross at work.

BREAKING NEWS: Increased Persecution Of Former Muslims, Report Shows

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By Stefan J. Bos at BosNewsLife News Center in Budapest with BosNewsLife's Johan Th. Bos reporting from the Netherlands imagesBUDAPEST/ERMELO (BosNewsLife)-- The "persecution of Christians with a Muslim background" has "drastically" increased around the world, according to a report released Tuesday, February 3, by a leading Christian advocacy group.

Language of Jesus Under Attack (COLUMN)

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By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Columnist church ISTANBUL, TURKEY (BosNewsLife Columns)-- Attacks on an ancient Syriac church in Turkey constitute another blow to Aramaic, the language that Jesus spoke. The World Council of Arameans says fighting in late-January between the Turkish army and Kurdish militia groups in the south-eastern city of Diyarbakir has caused "many deaths" and extensive damage.

BREAKING NEWS: Hungary’s Prime Minister To Resign Amid Crisis

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife 000252392_f2_gal1BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Hungary's Prime Minister Ferenc Gyurscany said Saturday, March 21, he is resigning because of his government's plunging popularity as it struggles to overcome Hungary's worst economic crisis in recent memory.

European Churches Adopt New Constitution At Turbulent Assembly In Hungary

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Listen to this BosNewsLife News report via Vatican Radio: Listen... RealAudioMP3  By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent reporting from Budapest, Hungary conferencenowyesBUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- The Conference of European Churches (CEC) began operating Tuesday, July 9, under a new but controversial Constitution that includes moving its original offices from Geneva to Brussels to improve ties with the European Union and between denominations.

BUDAPEST BRAINWAVE: Hungary’s ‘Viktor The Great’

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife ruský prezident Vladimir Putin maďarský premiér Viktor OrbánBUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife Columns)-- We knew Viktor Orbán's government was arrogant. Hungary's autocratic prime minister doesn't like criticism. He is in a war-of-words with virtually all Europe-minded organizations on the planet. But his arrogance has reached a new high, or low.

Millions Of Christians In Lockdown Ahead Of Easter

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Millions Of Christians In Lockdown Ahead Of Easter By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Millions of Christians spent Good Friday in...

Uzbekistan Restrictions On Released Pastor; Others Facing Prosecution

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By BosNewsLife News Center in Budapest BUDAPEST/TASHKENT (BosNewsLife)-- A frail Christian pastor who was released from prison in Uzbekistan last month still faced severe restrictions on his freedom Saturday, February 19, and authorities plan to prosecute other believers for involvement in an unregistered local Baptist church, Christians said.