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Globe Trot: Kerry’s Middle East peace ‘pipe dream’

By Mindy Belz
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International | AFGHANISTAN: Jerry Umanos, one of three Americans killed at a hospital in Kabul run by Christian NGO CURE International, made a 7,000-mile commute to serve…

Vietnam cracks down on Christians as Easter nears

By Julia A. Seymour
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Persecution | Even during Lent, Catholics imprisoned in communist Vietnam are not allowed to attend Mass or receive Bibles, and priests are not allowed to visit prisoners.

America’s abortion allies: North Korea, China, Vietnam

By Gina Diorio
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Abortion | The United States is one of only seven nations worldwide that permits elective abortion after 20 weeks, according to a report recently released by the…

Globe Trot: Diplomacy fails amid Syria’s ‘apocalyptic disaster’

By Mindy Belz
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International | INDIA: The worst violence against Christians in the 21st century took place in India’s Orissa state at the hands of Hindu nationalists, according to…

Globe Trot: Obama administration mute as Iraq unravels

By Mindy Belz
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International | IRAQ: Anbar Province, and particularly Fallujah, is experiencing its worst cycle of violence in years. At Fallujah Hospital, a nurse told me a…

Vietnamese Christians face arrest, violence

By Julia A. Seymour
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Persecution | Religious freedom remains a dream for Vietnamese Christians, despite recent reports touting the country’s diversity and tolerance. The communist government…

Ho Chi Minh was no Thomas Jefferson

By Cal Thomas
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Government | When it comes to Vietnam, I’m all for moving on, putting the past behind us, looking forward, letting bygones be bygones, but doing so requires honesty…

Doctor returns amputated arm, 47 years later

By Andrew Branch
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History | Today brought the culmination of an incredible union between an American doctor, a former North Vietnamese soldier, and an amputated arm. Shot in the right…

Christian preacher gets rock star reception in Communist Vietnam

By Whitney Williams
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Religion | Thousands of Vietnamese filled the soccer stadium in their Communist-ruled country, and millions more watched from home, as an Australian evangelical preacher…

Globe Trot: Egypt anniversary, Vietnam house churches, Mumbai plotter sentenced, Israeli politics

By Mindy Belz
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International | Today marks the second anniversary of the start of the Egyptian uprising that toppled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. Then, as today, protesters took to the…

Vietnam plus-50

By Cal Thomas
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Vietnam | HANOI, Vietnam—It has been 50 years since President John F. Kennedy ordered U.S. "advisers" to South Vietnam to help battle the Communist North and 37 years…

Lawyered over

Lawyered over

By Priya Abraham
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Vietnam | Lead human-rights attorney in Vietnam gets his own day in court, while U.S. diplomats deliberate on the finer points of defining religious persecution

 
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