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Religious freedom advocates in Washington are protesting the jailing Nov. 4 of a reporter at the forefront of reporting atrocities against Nigerian Christians. “This is an alarming development. If a journalist, reporting on the government’s refusal to prosecute those engaged in religious motivated atrocities has been arrested for his report, this would be further evidence that the government of Nigeria is complicit in the ongoing egregious and systematic religious persecution in Nigeria,” said Tony Perkins, a commissioner serving on the U.S. Council on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), to The Epoch Times. The charge against Binniyat likely will be “injurious falsehood  and incitement,” according to Reuben Buhari, a fellow freelance journalist and friend, who visited Binniyat the afternoon of Nov. 6. According to Buhari, the arrest is likely linked to Binniyat’s most recent story in The Epoch Times, “In Nigeria, Police Decry Massacres as ‘Wicked’ but Make No Arrests.” Binniyat likely …