Catholic News Agency:
As the situation in Afghanistan rapidly deteriorates and the U.S. withdrawal date of Tuesday, Aug. 31 approaches, these are five things you need to know about the Christian minority in Afghanistan right now.
1. Christians in Afghanistan live in the second worst country for Christians, according to the Open Doors World Watch List. Afghanistan secured the No. 2 slot behind the authoritarian regime in North Korea. Due to the practice of honor killings and apostasy laws, the situation in Afghanistan was already extremely dangerous for Christians, most of whom risked their lives to convert from Islam...
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