Al-Qaida offshoot in fierce offensive, carves out territory in Syria, Iraq

ISIL in Raqqa big

ISIL kills hundreds in battles, captures Iraqi city, military aircraft … [Read more...]

Up to 1,000 Christian families flee Iraq’s second city

Iraqi Christian refugees

Mass exodus under way from Mosul after seizure by ISIS terrorists … [Read more...]

Religious repression in Saudi Arabia

Saudi book ban

Christians denied freedom to worship God under Islamic law … [Read more...]

Christians face ‘disaster’ in Iraq

Baghdad man

If no action is taken, they will number just a few thousand in a decade … [Read more...]

Saudi ballistic missile parade a signal to Iran — defense expert

Saudi missile

Missiles target Tel Aviv and Tehran, but said to threaten only Iran … [Read more...]

New Islamic fatwa: Foreign Muslims can visit Jerusalem’s Temple Mount

Jerusalem skyline small

Fatwa says visits not normalization of ties with Israel … [Read more...]

Concern over attacks on Middle East Christians grows in Washington

Coptic woman mourns

In the West, Christians are not widely seen as a vulnerable minority … [Read more...]

Homes of Christians fleeing Iraq seized by gangs

Iraqi Christian boy

They flee for fear of being abused, kidnapped, or killed … [Read more...]

Saudi-owned paper defends decision not to allow ‘Post’ reporter entry to country

Michael Wilner

Justified to bar  'extremist, racist right-wing Israeli newspaper' … [Read more...]

Watchdog asks why Obama failed to talk religious freedom with Saudi king

Barry and Saudi king

Country high among states where Christians are severely persecuted … [Read more...]

Site Last Update: September 16, 2014 - 8:52 am