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Kenyan government offers amnesty to al-Shabaab sympathizers

By Moses Wasamu
Posted

Terrorism | NAIROBI, Kenya—Church leaders in Kenya are opposed to a government proposal to grant a blanket amnesty to youths who have joined the terror group al-Shabaab…

Globe Trot: Kenyan officials demand UN close refugee camp for Somalis

By Mindy Belz
Posted

International | KENYA: Officials are demanding the UN close Dadaab refugee camp, the world’s largest at 350,000 residents, in the wake of the Garissa University College…

Globe Trot: What does Obama really want from a deal with Iran?

By Mindy Belz
Posted

International | IRAN: While U.S. President Barack Obama has hinted at his vision of U.S. relations with Iran, his real objective in the wake of a nuclear arms agreement…

Kenya debates building border fence, closing Somali refugee camp

By Moses Wasamu
Posted

Kenya | NAIROBI, Kenya—One of the terrorists who attacked Garissa University College last week, killing 148 people and injuring 70 others, was a law graduate of the…

Globe Trot: Iraqis uncover mass graves of ISIS victims in Tikrit

By Mindy Belz
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International | IRAQ: Iraqi forensic teams have begun exhuming mass graves in Tikrit, the city recaptured from Islamic State this month. The graves contain the…

Midday Roundup: Fraternity plans legal action against Rolling Stone

By Lynde Langdon
Posted

Newsworthy | Unreliable sources. Rolling Stone magazine officially retracted its November article describing a campus rape at the University of Virginia that had far-reaching…

Globe Trot: ISIS ready to recruit Palestinians in Syrian refugee camp

By Mindy Belz
Posted

International | SYRIA: Islamic State militants say they have entered Yarmouk, the Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus. Yarmouk is old enough its homeless inhabitants have…

Death toll up to 147 in Kenyan university attack

By Moses Wasamu
Posted

Terrorism | Islamic militant group al-Shabaab claims responsibility, emphasizes intent to kill Christians

Midday Roundup: Germanwings co-pilot researched suicide, cockpit security

By Lynde Langdon
Posted

Newsworthy | Search history. Prosecutors have found Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz researched suicide and cockpit door security before he deliberately crashed Flight…

Kenyan government announces measures to tame rogue preachers

By Moses Wasamu
Posted

Kenya | Kenyan churches are protesting newly proposed rules that would regulate the registration and operation of religious organizations, part of a government…

After attack on church, Kenyan pastors request guns

By Moses Wasamu
Posted

International | Kenyan pastors have renewed calls to be allowed to carry firearms following the killing of a church official in Mombasa, but a lawmaker has rejected the plea.

African nations debate trading freedom for security

By Feumba Samen
Posted

Africa | In response to the terrorism gripping parts of their continent, some African nations are adopting draconian anti-terror laws that are raising eyebrows in the…

 
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