U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom
Pope Francis' two-day visit to Egypt at the end of this week could be one of the most delicate yet of his four-year papacy.
At a Feb. 9 panel, experts said questions are poking through the historical perception that the U.S. is a mostly admirable example of healthy religious tolerance.
The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom included India on its list of Tier 2 countries, worthy of close monitoring due to religious freedom violations within their borders.
The Commission of the Bishops' Conference of the European Community welcomed a move by the European Parliament to classify atrocities and religious cleansing by the Islamic State as genocide.