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World Watch List 2022

The Open Doors World Watch List ranks the countries where Christians face the most persecution – helping you pray, support and speak out

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World Watch List 2022: Top 10

Where do Christians face the most persecution for their faith?

Here are the ten countries where following Jesus costs the most – from Afghanistan and North Korea to India and Iran.

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