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By The Dispatch On Tuesday, September 10th, 2019
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Iranian Christians Fatemeh Bakhteri and Saheb Fadaie jailed for ‘spreading progaganda’

As of a few short days ago, the second of two Iranian Christians was officially imprisoned by a religiously-biased national judiciary for her faith in Christ Jesus. In these past few years, the Christian community More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, August 19th, 2019
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Islamic State claims credit for suicide bombing at a Afghanistan wedding: 63 dead, over 180 injured

A wedding in Kabul, Afghanistan was the scene of a horrific act of terror, a suicide bombing in a wedding hall whick left 63 people dead and over 180 injured. A video was published on social media revealing the More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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President Hassan Rouhani responds to Trump ending Iran deal with threats, America will have ‘historic regret’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani issued a direct threat against the United States over Iranian state television Sunday, telling the country that the U.S. will face “historic regret” over President Donald More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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Trump pulls US out of Iran deal, Obama ignores reality, says it’s working

President Donald Trump is terminating the United States’ participation in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran as it failed to protect America’s national security interests. He More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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Israel criticized for attack on Syrian air base, central to Iranian military supporting Assad

Israel is faced international blowback Tuesday over the bombardment of Syria’s largest air base, a center for the Iranian military effort to support Syrian President Bashar Assad. Lebanon announced it would More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, March 19th, 2018
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Afghanistan: Suicide bombing injures 11 students in Kabul school

Eleven students were injured when an attacker detonated explosives in a classroom in Kabul on Sunday. “As inhumane as this cowardly attack is, we continue to see similar attacks on schools. Afghanistan’s More...

By Zach Jones On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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25 dead in Yemen from Saudi air strikes as ‘civil war’ rages on

At least 25 Yemenis have been killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike on a market in the latest in a string of deadly bombings in the conflict, now called a civil war as the Iran-backed Houthi control of Sanaa More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, December 25th, 2015
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Reuters publishes Islamic State letter justifying organ trafficking

While Reuters claims it couldn’t validate the authenticity of the letter, the Islamic State memo published by the news agency sanctions and justifies the harvesting of human organs to save a Muslim’s More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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ISIS attacks Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the deady suicide attack on a Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia. The bomb, which killed one and wounded several others, exploded yesterday inside the al-Mashhad mosque in the city More...

By Zach Jones On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
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Syria’s Patriarch Aphrem to US: ‘stop arming terrorists’ who massacring Christians

A Syrian Christian leader tells the “West” to “Stop arming terror groups who are massacring our people,” which is leading to further destruction and persecution and not peace or victory. The More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 26th, 2015
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ISIS attacks on Ramadan: Shiite mosque, severed head in France, Tunisia tourist gunned down

A bomb blast in a mosque in Kuwait’s capital during Friday prayers, killed 25 people and injured more than 200 worshippers, state media reported. ISIS claimed responsibility for what it called a suicide More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, May 18th, 2015
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Iraq loses control of Ramadi to ISIS

Islamic State Muslims claim they have taken full control of the western Iraqi city of Ramadi on Sunday in the biggest defeat for the Baghdad government since last summer. In a statement, the group said it had seized More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, April 23rd, 2015
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Saudis end Yemen airstrikes, Iran sends warships, US to counter

Iran’s foreign minister has called for “urgent humanitarian assistance” in Yemen after a Saudi-led coalition ended air strikes against Houthi rebels. Now the Shiite nation has sent warships into More...

By Jinkie Barendse On Friday, April 17th, 2015
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Dick Cheney’s support of Iran, Shiites in Iraq called out by Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart may be leaving The Daily Show later this year, but made a new mark as he blasted former Vice President Dick Cheney and the Bush administration’s support of a Shiite Muslim with Iranian ties to More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, April 3rd, 2015
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UN: Death toll in Yemen conflict rises over 500

A new report from the United Nations confirms at least 519 people dead in the Yemen crisis, many children and mostly civilians. Houthi rebels continue to overcome President Hadi’s supporters who are now supported More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, April 3rd, 2015
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Pat Buchanan attacks fearmongering on Iran, Sean Hannity says he sounds like Obama

The Conservatives cannot agree on Iran, a deal on a nuclear program and the latest banter between Pat Buchanan and Sean Hannity prove the divide, illustrate the talking points and areas of disagreement. Below is More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015
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Saudi battles Houthi Shiite Muslims in Yemen

Saudi troops continue to fight with Yemeni Houthi militants on Tuesday in the heaviest exchange of cross-border fire since the start of a Saudi-led air offensive last week, while Yemen’s foreign minister called More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, March 12th, 2015
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Saeed Abedini shares disturbing story of 6 executed in Iranian prison

Pastor Saeed Abedini, the American Christian pastor jailed for over two years in Iran, shared the shocking beating and execution of six fellow prisoners during a rare visit from a family member. Saeed’s wife, More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 9th, 2015
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Egypt closes thousands of mosques to battle against ‘extremism’

An Egyptian administrative court upheld the Ministry of Religious Endowments’ decision issued in September 2013 to close down neighborhood places of worship of less than 80 square meters (861 square feet), a move More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speech to Congress

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed a joint meeting of Congress on Tuesday, March 3, after an invitation from GOP leadership. Here is page 2 of a complete transcript of his remarks via The Washington More...


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