Atlanta, Georgia (NIM) May 13, 2010 –Reputable sources in Eritrea have recently apprised Nehemiah International Ministry (NIM), that eleven evangelical Christians from Faith Church of Christ have been jailed while they were conducting a private worship service on May 9, 2010 in Maitemenai area.

Atlanta, Georgia (NIM) May 13, 2010 –Reputable sources in Eritrea have recently apprised Nehemiah International Ministry (NIM), that eleven evangelical Christians from Faith Church of Christ have been jailed while they were conducting a private worship service on May 9, 2010 in Maitemenai area.

Tensions continue to rise in the volatile Horn of Africa as Eritrean insurgent groups promise a new wave of political violence following the imposition of UN sanctions against Eritrea for its alleged support of terrorism in the region. Eritrea is strategically located on the Red Sea, sharing borders with Sudan, Ethiopia and Djibouti.

Tensions continue to rise in the volatile Horn of Africa as Eritrean insurgent groups promise a new wave of political violence following the imposition of UN sanctions against Eritrea for its alleged support of terrorism in the region. Eritrea is strategically located on the Red Sea, sharing borders with Sudan, Ethiopia and Djibouti.