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Globe Trot: What was Taliban leader Mullah Mansour doing in Iran?

By Mindy Belz
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International | AFGHANISTAN: I’m amazed at the way the United States tracked down Taliban leader Mullah Mansour before taking him out with a drone last week. Is anyone…

Globe Trot: U.S. lifts Vietnam’s embargo despite human rights abuses

By Mindy Belz
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International | VIETNAM: President Barack Obama arrived in Hanoi to lift an embargo on weapons sales to the communist state and one-time U.S. foe. The move came ahead of…

EgyptAir crash investigation focuses on smoke, debris

By Lynde Langdon
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Tragedy | Investigators say smoke was detected in multiple places on a downed EgyptAir flight moments before it crashed, but the cause of the disaster remains unclear.

Globe Trot: Ceasefire brings no relief to Syria’s persecuted Christians

By Mindy Belz
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International | SYRIA: Reports from a town near the city of Hama indicate ISIS brutally killed all the Christians and Alawites living there, an unspecified number who made up…

Body part, suitcases spotted in search for missing EgyptAir flight

By Lynde Langdon & Leigh Jones
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Tragedy | UPDATE: Egyptian search crews have located debris—including a body part, two seats and suitcases—180 miles north of the city of Alexandria, in the…

A great speech by Armando Valladares

By Marvin Olasky
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Religious Liberty | We reported a week ago that Cuban poet and artist Armando Valladares was receiving at an award ceremony in New York City The Becket Fund for Religious…

Sex-abuse victim euthanized in Holland after struggling with depression

Sex-abuse victim euthanized in Holland after struggling with depression

By Julie Borg
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Euthanasia | She was sexually abused from age 5 to 15. Now in her 20s she is dead, euthanized by the lethal injection she requested. As a result of the abuse she suffered…

Sex-ed website for migrants under criticism in Germany

By Kiley Crossland
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Sexuality | A German effort to introduce a growing migrant population to European sexual ethics is receiving pushback. The German government recently launched a…

Globe Trot: Mudslides bury three villages in rainy Sri Lanka

By Mindy Belz
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International | SRI LANKA: At least 200 families are missing after mudslides buried three villages in central Sri Lanka, where rains are the worst rescue crews have seen in…

Currents of discrimination course through Afghan power line project

By Anna K. Poole
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Afghanistan | With a crippled economy, swelling unemployment rates, and bitter infighting between insurgents, Afghanistan has little surplus energy to address accusations…

A weakening Boko Haram reaches out to ISIS

By Onize Ohikere
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Nigeria | The multinational forces combating Boko Haram’s insurgency have arrested five of the group’s leaders and freed several women and children, Cameroon’s…

Globe Trot: Christian refugees in Germany report death threats

By Mindy Belz
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International | GERMANY: A survey of Christian refugees in Germany reveals most are persecuted both at the hands of fellow refugees and security staff and others in Europe.

 
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