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Nigerian Christians: ‘We are on the run’


What ISIS has done in Iraq, Boko Haram is doing in Nigeria, according to a Nigerian cleric. The Rev Samuel Dali feels that the recent territorial gains made by Boko Haram in the northeast, signal the end of his home …

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New jihadi threat has Israel’s north border on alert

Golan Heights

GOLAN HEIGHTS, Israel — Less than a month after a ceasefire with Hamas took effect, Israel faces another threat on its northern border. In late August, the al Qaeda-linked group al-Nusra scored big gains against the Syrian army of President …

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Boko Haram gaining ground in Nigeria

ABUJA, Nigeria — Boko Haram’s incessant capture of villages in northeastern Nigeria is gaining attention from United States and United Nations security officials, who say the terrorists’ victories are troubling and pose a serious threat to Nigeria’s overall security. The …

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Cuba cracks down on Christians


Cuba’s communist government has increased its oppression of religious institutions, according to a Christian watchdog group, with reports of religious liberty violations almost doubling in the last six months. According to a new report from Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW), there …

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Afghan family longs for hope and peace


AFGHANISTAN — Reza appears frail. He hobbles on a wounded leg. Haunted by his family’s past and weighed down by a future full of threats, the young man appears much older than his years. Reza’s father was an intellectual activist …

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