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Pompeo in Iraq as Iran Moves Ballistic Missiles in Persian Gulf

By |May 8th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made an unscheduled stop in Iraq on Tuesday night to meet with that country’s president and prime minister, and canceled a scheduled visit to Germany due to what he called “pressing issues.” Pompeo’s visit, intended to show U.S. support for “a sovereign, independent” Iraq, comes as tensions are rising between [...]

Pence, Pompeo Address Religious Freedom Ministerial

By |July 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Pence: If Turkey doesn’t free pastor Andrew Brunson, ‘the United States will impose significant sanctions.’ Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered remarks at the first-ever Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom on Thursday. The summit includes delegates from about 80 countries and representatives from civil society organizations from around the world, as well [...]

Iraq Building Fence Along Syrian Border

By |July 2nd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Iraq is jumping on the border wall bandwagon! Iraq reportedly building its own wall along the Syrian border to keep ISIS out of the country. BAGHDAD, Iraq — Iraq has begun building a fence along its border with Syria to stop Islamic State group jihadists crossing into the country, a border guards spokesman said Sunday. “Ten [...]

Almost 1,000 People Injured, Killed in Terrorist Attacks by Refugees

By |June 20th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Nearly 1,000 people were injured or killed in terrorist attacks involving refugees over a four-year span, with Germany facing the highest number of terror plots, according to a new Heritage Foundation report published Monday. Data collected from the 194 terrorist plots detected across Europe between January 2014 and December 2017 point to a more than one-in-three chance that [...]

U.S. Led Coalition Hits ISIS in Iraq, Syria with 66 Strikes in Past Week

By |May 21st, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Department of Defense announced on Friday that a U.S.-led coalition completed 66 strikes against the Islamic State between May 11-17. Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve and its partners stuck ISIS caves, campsites, training camps, bomb factories, and other targets in Iraq during five of the past seven days. No strikes were carried out in Iraq [...]

Iraq Elections Take a Turn That No One Expected (VIDEO)

By |May 21st, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Muqtada al-Sadr may be the next Iraqi leader. Yes, there are elections. But with this guy’s track record, there is a lot to be concerned about. Who is Muqtada al-Sadr? Muqtada is an Iraqi religious cleric, politician and militia leader. As a result, he is extremely popular. In speeches, Muqtada has denounced the U.S. presence; in [...]

WATCH: 5 Top ISIS Leaders Captured in Iraq

By |May 12th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Cross-border sting operations carried out by Iraqi and American intelligence officials led to the capture of five high-ranking Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) terrorists found hiding in Syria, including a top aide to the group’s chief Abu Bakr al- Baghdadi, authorities in Iraq revealed Thursday. The New York Times (NYT) reports: The three-month operation, which tracked a group of senior [...]

Roman Colosseum to Be Lit Blood Red for Persecuted Christians

By |February 13th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Roman Colosseum along with two churches in Mosul and Aleppo will be lit up by red lights later this month to draw attention to the global persecution of Christians. “Christians are the victims of at least 75 percent of all religiously-motivated violence and oppression,” declared the latest report from Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), the [...]

1 In 12 Christians Worldwide Persecuted, Report Shows

By |January 15th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

About 215 million Christians are being persecuted due to their faith, according to a report released by the Open Doors organization. This represents 1 in 12 Christians worldwide. The most dangerous place to be a practicing Christian is in North Korea. There is also a high level of persecution against Christians in the Palestinian Territories, the [...]

String of Earthquakes Strike Along Iran-Iraq Border, Rattle Baghdad

By |January 11th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

Eight shallow temblors within an hour thought to be aftershocks of a November quake that killed 530. TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A series of eight earthquakes hit the Iran-Iraq border area and rattled even Baghdad and parts of the Iraqi countryside on Thursday, apparently aftershocks of a temblor in November that killed over 530 people. There [...]

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