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Boko Haram Suspected in Cameroon Kidnappings
Boko Haram Suspected in Cameroon Kidnappings
Boko Haram Suspected in Cameroon Kidnappings

Cameroon Pastor, 25 killed As Deputy Prime Minister’s Wife Kidnapped

At least 25 people were killed in Cameroon, among them a church leader, as militants carried out two spectacular attacks in the far north of Cameroon at the end of July. In one attack in the town of Kolofata, the wife of the De...
 
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Uganda’s Anglican leader doubles down on anti-gay law
Uganda’s Anglican leader doubles down on anti-gay law
Uganda’s Anglican leader doubles down on anti-gay law

Uganda’s Top Anglican Leader Says New Law Needed To Protect Families, Kids From Western Homosexuality

Uganda’s top Anglican leader criticized the constitutional court for striking down the country’s controversial anti-gay law on a technicality, saying the law is still needed to protect children and families from Western-importe...
 
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Islamic extremists impose reign of terror on Iraq
Islamic extremists impose reign of terror on Iraq
Islamic extremists impose reign of terror on Iraq

Islamic Extremists Impose Reign Of Terror On Iraq

Police cars have been repainted to say “Islamic police.” Women are forbidden from wearing bright colors and prints. The homes of Shiites and others have signs stating they are property of the Islamic State. And everyone walks ...

 
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At least 205 Christians Killed by Fulani Herdsmen in Benue State, Nigeria
At least 205 Christians Killed by Fulani Herdsmen in Benue State, Nigeria
At least 205 Christians Killed by Fulani Herdsmen in Benue State, Nigeria

4 Christians Killed In Bomb Attack In Northern Nigeria

A bomb attack in the northern Nigerian city of Kano on Sunday (July 27) killed four Christians and a soldier, sources said.
 
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Survey: Most Americans say U.S. should shelter, not deport, child migrants
Survey: Most Americans say U.S. should shelter, not deport, child migrants
Survey: Most Americans say U.S. should shelter, not deport, child migrants

Survey: Most Americans Say U.S. Should Shelter, Not Deport, Child Migrants

Most Americans say the waves of children crossing into the United States from Central America are refugees fleeing danger at home. And they say the United States should support these children while reviewing their cases, not de...
 
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Christians Killed in Nigeria in 1st Half of Year 91 Percent of Total Last Year, Group Says
Christians Killed in Nigeria in 1st Half of Year 91 Percent of Total Last Year, Group Says
Christians Killed in Nigeria in 1st Half of Year 91 Percent of Total Last Year, Group Says

Christians Killed In Nigeria In 1st Half Of Year 91 Percent Of Total Last Year, Group Says

Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and others killed 1,631 Christians in Nigeria for their faith in the first six months of 2014 – a figure that is 91 percent of the total Christians killed in the country in all of last year, ...

 
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What Determines Who is Really a Refugee?
What Determines Who is Really a Refugee?
What Determines Who is Really a Refugee?

What Determines Who is Really a Refugee?

The flood of unaccompanied Central American children into the United States has given rise to a debate over whether or not they can stay, and that will largely depend on whether they are classified as refugees. But what exactly...
 
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Summit Calls for Urgent End FGM and Child Marriage
Summit Calls for Urgent End FGM and Child Marriage
Summit Calls for Urgent End FGM and Child Marriage

Summit Calls For Urgent End To FGM And Child Marriage

At a first-ever Girl Summit in London, UNICEF released studies showing more than 130 million girls and women in Africa and the Middle East have experienced some form of female genital mutilation (FGM) and more than 700 million ...
 
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New Boko Haram Video Allegedly Shows Abducted Girls
New Boko Haram Video Allegedly Shows Abducted Girls
New Boko Haram Video Allegedly Shows Abducted Girls

Kidnapped Girls’ Parents Die As Chibok’s Trauma Rises

For the missing Nigerian girls kidnapped over 100 days ago, another trauma has emerged. Eleven of the group of grieving parents have died, many of them after heart attacks and stress-related illnesses. Some reports said that at...

 
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Afghanistan
Afghanistan
Afghanistan

2 Finnish Christian Aid Workers Killed In Afghanistan

Two Finnish women working for a Christian aid charity have been killed by gunmen in Herat, Afghanistan; both had worked in Afghanistan for 16 years, having arrived there together in March 1997.