International

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Will the UN pressure Boko Haram’s pregnant captives to abort?

By Courtney Crandell
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Abortion | Nigeria’s military recently has rescued hundreds of women and girls abducted by the violent Islamic militant group Boko Haram. Many are pregnant, likely…

Globe Trot: Obama’s Arab summit includes notable no-shows

By Mindy Belz
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International | ARAB SUMMIT: The no-shows at Camp David this week included Saudi Arabia’s King Salman—and appear a deliberate snub over White House warming to Iran. But…

Tensions between U.S., China escalate over island dispute

By Rob Holmes
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Foreign Policy | China’s massive land reclamation in the South China Sea will be on the agenda when U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry travels to Beijing this weekend. His…

Dire prediction

By Mindy Belz
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Syria | Syria’s army may be near defeat, and the aftermath may be as grim as war

Reaching up

Reaching up

By Jamie Dean
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Disaster | As Nepal turns to rebuilding after a massive earthquake, some of the deepest needs remain perched on earth’s highest elevations

Growing pains, great gains

By June Cheng
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China | God is granting massive growth to the church in China, but with it come great challenges. Mature Chinese Christians are finding ways to counter heresies,

Taken by Raúl

By J.C. Derrick
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Cuba | Castro regime steps up persecution of the church in eastern Cuba

Afghan president condemns Taliban for attack

By Mickey McLean
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Afghanistan | UPDATE: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani condemned the Taliban for Wednesday night’s attack that killed 14, including an American, a British citizen,

Castaway human-trafficking victims denied refuge on Malaysian shores

By Anna K. Poole
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Human Trafficking | A spiraling humanitarian crisis grips Southeast Asia as Malaysia and Indonesia have refused refuge to boats packed with Bangladeshis and Muslim Rohingyas,

More from Joshua Muravchik about Israel’s present danger

By Marvin Olasky
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Q&A | The May 16 issue of WORLD Magazine includes an interview with author and international analyst Joshua Muravchik about why much of the world turned from…

Globe Trot: Arctic spies hunt for underground oil

By Mindy Belz
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International | ARCTIC: The Arctic may hold a staggering 13 percent of the world’s undiscovered oil, and that’s why a heady race of soldiers, spies, and scientists is…

Chinese church holds pro-life protest

By June Cheng
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Abortion | Leaders hope their public witness will awaken the church to the humanity of unborn children

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