International

Page 2 of 114 

Globe Trot: Kobani faces impending disaster

By Jamie Dean
Posted

International | SYRIA: Islamic State militants stand poised to take Kobani, a Kurdish town in Syria near the Turkish border. The militants planted their black flag on a hill…

Christianity’s growth in Nepal includes celebrity convert

By Julia A. Seymour
Posted

Persecution | In the former Hindu kingdom of Nepal, nine out of 10 people have never heard the name of Jesus, according to Greg Kelley of World Mission. But the gospel is…

Globe Trot: Will Obama befriend Iran to fight ISIS?

By Jamie Dean
Posted

International | IRAN: As the U.S. continues its air strikes against ISIS militants in Iraq and Syria, some lawmakers and security experts are urging the White House to…

Balkan betrayal, again and again

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

History | In a region long used as a pawn by great powers, reformers have reason to be suspicious of the West

‘For His good purpose’

By Jamie Dean
Posted

Persecution | American pastor Saeed Abedini pens a letter to his daughter from an Iranian prison

Two cheers for Alibaba

By David Skeel
Posted

Money | Jack Ma has found a way around corrupt Chinese officials, but they may get the last word

Obama’s spread-the-blame policy

By Cal Thomas
Posted

ISIS | “No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that they are wiser today than they were yesterday.” —Alexander…

Hong Kong protesters give city’s leader 24 hours to resign

By June Cheng
Posted

China | Pro-democracy student leaders threatened to step up their protests by occupying government buildings if Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying…

Globe Trot: ISIS is knocking on Baghdad’s door

By Jamie Dean
Posted

International | BAGHDAD: Canon Andrew White—chaplain of the only Anglican church in Baghdad—posted an SOS on his Facebook page late Monday: “ISIS are now just 5 miles…

Globe Trot: Students lead Hong Kong protests against Beijing

By Jamie Dean
Posted

International | HONG KONG: Pro-democracy demonstrations are swelling in Hong Kong, as thousands fill the streets in the city’s most serious confrontation with Beijing in a…

More deadly than ISIS and al-Qaeda

By Emmanuel Ogebe
Posted

Terrorism | A testimony to Boko Haram’s continuing reign of terror in northern Nigeria

Globe Trot: Marking Saeed Abedini’s two years in jail

By Jamie Dean
Posted

International | SAEED ABEDINI: Today marks two years since Iranian authorities detained and imprisoned American pastor Saeed Abenini. Hundreds of people gathered in…

Page 2 of 114