41 countries ban religion-related groups; Jehovah’s Witnesses, Baha’is among the most commonly targeted

BY SAMIRAH MAJUMDAR Government restrictions on religion take many forms around the world. Particularly restrictive governments often limit religious expression by banning certain groups – including entire faiths, social movements or political organizations that have ties to religion. In fact, 41 countries – or around a fifth (21%) of those evaluated […]