Persecution of Indian Christians Impacts US National Security

Speaking at a US Congressional briefing marking the launch of the Federation of Indian American Churches of North America’s (FIACONA) 2022 report on persecution of Indian Christians by the Hindu nationalist movement, I discussed how the situation impacts US national security interests in South Asia as well as here at home in the US. Here’s what I said:

When I speak with my Christian friends from India about the conditions facing them there, they tell me that they are living in fear, that last year was the most violent year they have ever experienced, and that, although massacres are not occurring right now, they may break out at any moment.

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