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NO COMMUNION for first time in 2,000 years...

NO COMMUNION for first time in 2,000 years... Watch

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Last Sunday there was no communion in Nineveh for the first time in 2,000 years. The Islamic State has finished Christianity in Iraq, having killed ...

More than 3,000 Europeans fighting for ISIS, anti-terrorism chief says

More than 3,000 Europeans fighting for ISIS, anti-terrorism chief says Watch

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The number of Europeans joining Islamist fighters in Syria and Iraq has risen to more than 3,000, the European Union's Anti-Terrorism Chief ...

ISIS executioner in Foley beheading identified - but not made public

ISIS executioner in Foley beheading identified - but not made public Watch

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FBI Director James Comey says that the United States believes it has identified the ISIS militant in the video showing American journalist ...

URGENT email from Iraq asks Christians to pray for ISIS victims in Queragosh -- but is it a hoax?

URGENT email from Iraq asks Christians to pray for ISIS victims in Queragosh -- but is it a hoax?

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An email was forwarded to the editorial staff of Catholic Online, requesting urgent prayers for the people of Queragosh, who were being slaughtered ...

U.S. mission in Syria determined to be 'a matter of years,' Rear Admiral John Kirby says

U.S. mission in Syria determined to be 'a matter of years,' Rear Admiral John Kirby says Watch

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The airstrikes against Islamic State strongholds in Syria will likely drag on for several years, according to Rear Admiral John Kirby. As ...

Refineries used by Islamic State targeted in airstrikes

Refineries used by Islamic State targeted in airstrikes Watch

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Mobile oil refineries in eastern Syria were pounded by U.S.-led warplanes this week in an attempt to hit Islamic State "in the pocketbook." The ...

Bin Laden son-in-law sentenced to life in prison

Bin Laden son-in-law sentenced to life in prison Watch

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Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith was sentenced to life in prison for acting as al-Qaeda's spokesman after the September 11 ...

Khorasan terror group made up of 'well-seasoned' members of al-Qaeda

Khorasan terror group made up of 'well-seasoned' members of al-Qaeda Watch

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U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria not only targeted member of the Islamic State, but also other terrorist groups such as al-Nusra and the Khorasan. ...

Strikes against Islamic State aimed at giving allies time to prepare for fight

Strikes against Islamic State aimed at giving allies time to prepare for fight Watch

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Admiral John Kirby, the Pentagon's spokesman, told reporters that recent airstrikes carried out against targets and militants of the Islamic ...

Terrorist leader 'the Turk' killed in U.S. airstrikes in Syria

Terrorist leader 'the Turk' killed in U.S. airstrikes in Syria Watch

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U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria have apparently killed the terrorist leader known as "the Turk."  A photograph of the corpse of Abu Yousef ...

Islam vs. the world: WORLD WAR III HAS BEGUN (WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES)

Islam vs. the world: WORLD WAR III HAS BEGUN (WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES)

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The Third World War has begun, in spite of the fact that few people recognize it. The conflict isn't between communist and free, as we long expected, ...

300 to 500 Iraqi troops reported dead after attack on army base by IS

300 to 500 Iraqi troops reported dead after attack on army base by IS Watch

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An attack carried out by the Islamic State against an Iraqi army base in the western Anbar province has left anywhere from 300 to 500 people ...

Hundreds of thousands of Syrian Kurds flood Turkey with IS advance

Hundreds of thousands of Syrian Kurds flood Turkey with IS advance Watch

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The jihadist group Islamic State is bearing down on the Syrian border town of Kobane. As a result, more than 130,000 refugees have flooded into ...

America takes fight to Islamic State in Syria!

America takes fight to Islamic State in Syria! Watch

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The United States performed the first airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria on September 22, widening operations in the growing ...

12-year-old sniper talks about his work - 'I didn't feel anything'

12-year-old sniper talks about his work - 'I didn't feel anything' Watch

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Given the long and brutal nature of the civil war in Syria, it is no surprise that children are also being recruited into service, allegedly by all ...

Islamic duplicity: With friends like Qatar, we need no enemies

Islamic duplicity: With friends like Qatar, we need no enemies Watch

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An expose in The Telegraph has demonstrated that Qatar is likely responsible for fueling much of the Islamic violence that is occurring in the Middle ...

Terrorist group Khorasan feared to be bigger threat to U.S. than Islamic State

Terrorist group Khorasan feared to be bigger threat to U.S. than Islamic State Watch

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The United States along with a few of its allies are now taking direct military action against Islamic State, which currently controls wide ...

Is it war? U.N. general assembly to meet on Islamic State

Is it war? U.N. general assembly to meet on Islamic State Watch

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President Obama will urge the United Nations Security Council to adopt a resolution that would ban individuals from flying if they are attempting ...

Is this man an American? Chilling Islamic State executioner appears on slick 'Flames of War' execution video

Is this man an American? Chilling Islamic State executioner appears on slick 'Flames of War' execution video Watch

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American intelligence officials are alarmed by the appearance of an Islamic State jihadist who apparently speaks perfect English with an American ...

War against ISIS widens! Turkish and Syrian Kurds band together to fight terrorist group

War against ISIS widens! Turkish and Syrian Kurds band together to fight terrorist group Watch

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Kurdish fighters in Turkey have issued a call to arms to defend a border town in northern Syria from advancing forces from the Islamic State, ...

A HEINOUS NEW LOW: Syrian rebels sabotage vaccinations, killing 50 babies

A HEINOUS NEW LOW: Syrian rebels sabotage vaccinations, killing 50 babies Watch

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As proof of their bravery, rebels fighting against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad are suspected of sabotaging a batch of measles vaccinations, ...

Casualty of war; Syrian children fall behind in studies

Casualty of war; Syrian children fall behind in studies Watch

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By Katie Nguyen, Thomson Reuters Foundation

The 3-1/2-year-old conflict in Syria is preventing 2.8 million children from getting an education and has destroyed or damaged more than 3,400 ...

'Lend Me Your Ears' Hostage reporter appears in Islamic State sham news report

'Lend Me Your Ears' Hostage reporter appears in Islamic State sham news report Watch

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The Islamic State has released another video, perhaps attempting to persuade Americans and British forces from attacking them. This time, instead of ...

Half of Iraqi army incapable of fighting against ISIL, top U.S. general declares

Half of Iraqi army incapable of fighting against ISIL, top U.S. general declares Watch

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Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey, the U.S. military's top officer gave his assessment of Iraq's military ...

Stone structure in northern Israel was to worship moon god, scholar says

Stone structure in northern Israel was to worship moon god, scholar says Watch

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In the shape of the crescent moon in northern Israel, a 5,000-year-old stone structure is now being declared as an ancient monument. Predating ...

A plea from Christian churches around the world: Stop the genocide in Iraq and Syria

A plea from Christian churches around the world: Stop the genocide in Iraq and Syria Watch

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Christian leaders throughout the Middle East have called on Muslim governments and religious authorities to condemn the Islamic State for its ...

ISIS on the run! Kurdish forces on the move towards Mosul!

ISIS on the run! Kurdish forces on the move towards Mosul! Watch

Middle East

Kurdish Peshmerga forces have retaken a bridge and several villages around Irbil, the capital of Iraq's Kurdish region, and pushed fighters from ...

Refusing responsibility, Hamas admits to using schools, hospitals as 'human shields' in rocket attacks

Refusing responsibility, Hamas admits to using schools, hospitals as 'human shields' in rocket attacks Watch

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Two weeks after the ceasefire, a Hamas official admits that his organization DID use schools and hospitals in Gaza Strip as "human shields" to ...