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GREECE

Remembering a Half-Century Battle for the Freedom to Preach

In 1993, Minos Kokkinakis won a 50-year legal battle for the freedom to share his faith, marking the first time the ECHR convicted a country of violating religious freedom.

SRI LANKA

Sri Lanka Hosts Their First Special Convention

Thousands of Jehovah’s Witnesses from seven countries joined their spiritual brothers and sisters in Colombo for a special convention, the first ever in Sri Lanka.