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215,000,000 Christians Persecuted, Mostly by Muslims

In short, the overwhelming majority of persecution that these 215 million Christians experience around the world — especially the worst forms, such as rape and murder — occurs at the hands of Muslims. If time is on the side of … [Read More...]

Nigeria: State Security Services arrest Christian pastor for converting Muslim girl to Christianity

“Nigeria security has declared war against Christians in this country.” When Muhammadu Buhari became President of Nigeria, many warned that he would favor the nation’s Muslims and introduce aspects of Sharia. And here we are. The … [Read More...]

UN and partners launch largest-ever humanitarian appeal for Yemen

With the crisis in war-ravaged Yemen continuing to deteriorate, United Nations agencies and humanitarian partners have launched a $2.96 billion response plan to reach over 13 million people with lifesaving assistance. … [Read More...]

Amid unprecedented needs, UN, aid partners launch largest consolidated humanitarian appeal for Yemen

With the crisis in war-ravaged Yemen continuing to deteriorate, United Nations agencies and humanitarian partners have launched a $2.96 billion response plan to reach over 13 million people with lifesaving assistance. … [Read More...]

Syrian children succumb to freezing temperatures while crossing into Lebanon – UNICEF

At least 12 Syrians, including two children, lost their lives to the bitter cold in eastern Lebanon as they tried to enter the country, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) reported Saturday, warning that there are fears more could be … [Read More...]

One in four Iraqi children impacted by conflict, poverty; education key for lasting peace – UNICEF

More than four million children have been impacted by extreme violence in Iraq, many robbed of their childhood and forced to fight on the frontlines, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said Friday. … [Read More...]

The hypocrisy of child abuse in many Muslim countries

Child marriage and pederasty are tolerated in Muslim societies where homosexuality is strictly condemned Some Muslims are fond of condemning western morality – alcoholism, nudity, premarital sex and homosexuality often being cited as examples. … [Read More...]

A Woman Under Sharia: 8 Reasons Why Islamic Law Endangers Women

An essential, scholarly comparison of the rights of women under Sharia and in the West. Women in the West are viewed as being equal to men from both an ontological and juridical perspective. Now, that is not to say that women have never been unjustly … [Read More...]

Muslim Brotherhood Fact Sheet

... The Brotherhood uses democracy, but once in power it will replace democracy with fundamentalist shariah law because it is the “true democracy.” “The final, absolute message from heaven contains all the values which the secular … [Read More...]

Rape and Adultery in Islam

Rape and Adultery Why are rape victims often punished by Islamic courts as adulterers?? Under Islamic law, rape can only be proven if the rapist confesses or if there are four male witnesses.? Women who allege rape without the benefit of the act … [Read More...]

NATIONAL STATISTICS of Domestic Violence 2017

On average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. During one year, this equates to more than 10 million women and men.1 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have been victims of [some form of] physical … [Read More...]

Syria: UN rights officials decry ‘devastating’ impact of surging violence on civilians

Concerned over the devastating impact of escalating violence in Syria, where dozens of people in eastern Ghouta have been killed in recent airstrikes, and schools and hospitals are being deliberately destroyed, senior United Nations officials have … [Read More...]

UN chief welcomes second anniversary of ‘Implementation Day’ for Iran nuclear deal

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday welcomed the second anniversary of the day when Iran was confirmed to have taken a series of nuclear-related actions under the nuclear agreement reached with key countries in 2015. … [Read More...]

US funding cuts for UN Palestine refugee agency put vital education, health programmes at risk

The decision by the United States to withhold more than half its annual funding commitment to the United Nations relief agency providing aid for Palestine refugees threatens “one of the most successful and innovative human development endeavours in … [Read More...]

Intensified fighting across Syria having ‘devastating’ impact on civilians, warn UN agencies

Intensification in hostilities across Syria is having a “devastating” impact on civilians, United Nations agencies in the war-ravaged country has said, warning that the fighting is also severely limiting life-saving humanitarian operations. … [Read More...]

Syria: Uptick in violence exacerbates already dire situation, says UN food relief agency

On top of the already-desperate conditions in Syria’s war-ravaged East Ghouta and north-west Idlib governorate, a violence upsurge is intensifying insecurity, the United Nations food relief agency said Tuesday. … [Read More...]

Russia will not back US efforts to change Iran deal, Lavrov says

Russia’s chief diplomat said Monday that Moscow?will not back efforts by the United States to change the Iran nuclear deal. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov also said that a collapse of the deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan … [Read More...]

US Scientist Reveals Devastating Report After Inspecting North Korea’s Nuclear Facilities… Not Good

An American nuclear scientist who visited a secret?nuclear complex in Yongbyon, North Korea, claims that Kim Jong Un’s regime is not bluffing when it comes to the dictatorship’s nuclear weapons capabilities. As he recounted in an … [Read More...]

NYT: US Military Quietly Conducts Exercises in Anticipation of War With NKorea

The U.S. military has conducted training exercises in North Carolina and Nevada in case a war with North Korea breaks out, and next month will train more than 1,000 reserve soldiers on how to set up so-called mobilization centers that move military … [Read More...]

Netanyahu: World has pampered Palestinians, Trump first to tell them the truth

“If we ever want to get to reconciliation and peace, there needs to be an understanding why this conflict has continued for so many years,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at a special … [Read More...]