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'Hijarbie' becomes internet sensation

'Hijarbie' becomes internet sensation Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

One woman gained international attention after posting pictures of Barbie dressed in a hijab to her Instagram account.

Where are they going?: Number of ISIS fighters in Syria heavily drop

Where are they going?: Number of ISIS fighters in Syria heavily drop Watch

Africa

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The number of ISIS militants swarming Syria and Iraq is believed to have dropped from 19,000 to 25,000 fighters to 20,000 to 31,500, according to ...

Horrific female genital mutilation continues to haunt over 200 million girls and women around the world

Horrific female genital mutilation continues to haunt over 200 million girls and women around the world Watch

Africa

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Despite efforts from the United Nations to completely outlaw this horrible practice, Female Genital Mutilation continues to affect girls and women ...

Why is the USA dumping Gitmo terrorists in Africa? Ghana Bishops Conference asks tough questions nobody wants to answer

Why is the USA dumping Gitmo terrorists in Africa? Ghana Bishops Conference asks tough questions nobody wants to answer Watch

Africa

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Bishop's Conference of Ghana is unhappy that the U.S. government has sent two known terrorists to their country. The bishops have sent a letter ...

Boko Haram's horrific massacre leaves a trail of charred children's bodies

Boko Haram's horrific massacre leaves a trail of charred children's bodies Watch

Africa

The dreaded terrorist group Boko Haram razed the village of Dalori in northeastern Nigeria this past weekend. Fifty people were killed - some of them ...

Women tricked into sex trafficking ... BY OTHER WOMEN

Women tricked into sex trafficking ... BY OTHER WOMEN Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Women are often duped by other women into believing there are job opportunities in Dubai. After paying a finder's fee to the "friends" who get them ...

South Sudan Needs Change NOW: Sudanese leaders must put their nation's interests before their own, bishop says

South Sudan Needs Change NOW: Sudanese leaders must put their nation's interests before their own, bishop says Watch

Africa

By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

Bishop Santo Loku Pio Doggale joined his brother prelates from South Sudan and Sudan for a time of rest and prayer in Rome last week, during which ...

Libyan man executed by Islamic State for practicing acupuncture

Libyan man executed by Islamic State for practicing acupuncture Watch

Africa

The scene on the video is familiar, but no less horrific. Two men in orange jumpsuits kneel before a black-clad Islamic State executioner and ...

Terrorist attacks at Burkina Faso luxury hotel foiled; security forces storm facility

Terrorist attacks at Burkina Faso luxury hotel foiled; security forces storm facility Watch

Africa

A terrorist siege at a Burkina Faso luxury ended on Saturday after security forces stormed the building. Twenty-eight people from 18 different ...

The world looks on as people in Africa continue to starve

The world looks on as people in Africa continue to starve Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Millions in Ethiopia and South Sudan are victims of both drought and war, leaving most to starve.

Islamic State attacks Libyan oil supplies, killing guards, setting tanks on fire

Islamic State attacks Libyan oil supplies, killing guards, setting tanks on fire Watch

Africa

The rapidly deteriorating conditions in the North African nation of Libya have continued to worsen. Islamic State militants have launched attacks ...

Wise men still seek frankincense and myrrh today for its many health benefits

Wise men still seek frankincense and myrrh today for its many health benefits Watch

Africa

Three wise men took the gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh to the Christ child in the manger. While gold is the worldwide currency of choice, ...

'Just the beginning': Mass slaughter of Coptic Christians in Egypt will lead to wider persecution

'Just the beginning': Mass slaughter of Coptic Christians in Egypt will lead to wider persecution Watch

Africa

By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

While the days of the Muslim Brotherhood are over, one expert says the February murder of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians by ISIS has opened the ...

Muslims protect Christians from Kenyan terrorists

Muslims protect Christians from Kenyan terrorists Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (California Network)

On Monday, ten Al-Shabaab militants attempted to murder Christians on a bus in northern Kenya. In an amazing act of selflessness, the Muslims on ...

World fears Islamist State will now destroy ancient city in Libya

World fears Islamist State will now destroy ancient city in Libya Watch

Africa

There are increased concerns that Islamist State -- known for entering captured cities and destroying what it considers "idolatry," save the ...

SETBACK FOR BOKO HARAM: Cameroon reports rescuing 900 people from deadly terror group's clutches

SETBACK FOR BOKO HARAM: Cameroon reports rescuing 900 people from deadly terror group's clutches Watch

Africa

Boko Haram - whose name means, "Western education is forbidden" - has suffered a major setback. The Cameroonian military reports that ...

Pope Francis does the unthinkable following emotional tragedy in African Muslim community

Pope Francis does the unthinkable following emotional tragedy in African Muslim community Watch

Africa

By CNA/EWTN News

Reported violence near a mosque Pope Francis is slated to visit in Central African Republic caused the pontiff to reply with an immediate "Can I ...

Pope Francis tells Ugandans to remember their saints and to live by their example

Pope Francis tells Ugandans to remember their saints and to live by their example Watch

Africa

By Ann Schneible, CNA/EWTN News

Marking his first full day in Uganda with Mass to celebrate the nation's martyrs, Pope Francis said the call to be missionary disciples falls on all ...

FULL TEXT: Pope Francis speaks to Kenyan youth, and how to avoid terrorist recruitment

FULL TEXT: Pope Francis speaks to Kenyan youth, and how to avoid terrorist recruitment Watch

Africa

An impassioned Pope Francis went off-the-cuff in a vast, widespread speech to Kenyan youth, touching on challenging topics such as how to stop ...

A special look into the inspirational meeting between Pope Francis and Kenya's poor

A special look into the inspirational meeting between Pope Francis and Kenya's poor Watch

Africa

By CNA/EWTN

During his tri-nation visit to Africa this week, Pope Francis made a stop at a slum in Nairobi and praised those he met for their love of and ...

Will Pope Francis make a powerful change in Kenya?

Will Pope Francis make a powerful change in Kenya? Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis arrived in Nairobi, Kenya today and has already ruffled feathers by choosing to join a resident of a Nairobi slum for dinner, rather ...

'I had my hand on the door': Woman survives Mali hotel attack

'I had my hand on the door': Woman survives Mali hotel attack Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Following the Mali hotel attack that claimed the lives of 19 victims, Kathie Fazekas, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) employee, ...

Pope Francis to visit Africa: 'How do you reconcile mercy and war?'

Pope Francis to visit Africa: 'How do you reconcile mercy and war?' Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis is set to tour three African countries -Kenya, Uganda and the Central African Republic - November 25-30. Pope Francis is expected to ...

MORE THAN 20 DEAD - Terrorists holding over 100 guests, staff hostage at luxury Malian hotel

MORE THAN 20 DEAD - Terrorists holding over 100 guests, staff hostage at luxury Malian hotel Watch

Africa

Al-Qaeda affiliated terrorists have seized the Radisson Blu Hotel in Bamako, the capital city of the African nation of Mali. At least 20 people ...

The terrorist group MORE DEADLY than ISIS that you NEED to know about NOW! (WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES)

The terrorist group MORE DEADLY than ISIS that you NEED to know about NOW! (WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES) Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Despite the recent Paris terror attacks and ISIS extremism in the Middle East and Africa, a new study released at the Institute of Economics and ...

Was Queen Nefertiti's hidden tomb finally found? Two secret chambers may have been discovered in King Tut's tomb

Was Queen Nefertiti's hidden tomb finally found? Two secret chambers may have been discovered in King Tut's tomb Watch

Africa

It's very exciting news for the archaeological world. Researchers at King Tutankhamen's tomb say there are new indications of hidden chambers ...

Toddler's aggressive cancer unbelievably cured with experimental treatment never-before-used on humans

Toddler's aggressive cancer unbelievably cured with experimental treatment never-before-used on humans Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The first person in the world to be treated with a cure for cancer was a British baby named Layla Richards. Richards had an aggressive case of ...

Cairo, Moscow vehemently deny Islamic State's claim they downed Russian jet over the Sinai

Cairo, Moscow vehemently deny Islamic State's claim they downed Russian jet over the Sinai Watch

Africa

Confusion reigns over the air tragedy that sent a Russian airbus plunging over the Sinai in Egypt the weekend. Altogether, 192 adults, 25 ...