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'These are normal people like you and me': The heartbreaking reality of a refugee life Watch

Image of Six years ago, the Syrian journalist ran away from security forces who were threatening him.

Omar al-Muqdad wanted to help the Iraqi refugees who were displaced from their homes in 2004. He volunteered to help with refugee ... continue reading


Crown Prince of United Arab Emirates renames Mosque for Virgin Mary Watch

Image of The beautiful Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is now named, Mariam Umm Eisa for the Virgin Mary.

The United Arab Emirates has renamed a mosque, "Mary, Mother of Jesus." The decision appears to be an effort to stress what they call the ... continue reading


BREAKING: WAR LOOMS - U.S. shoots armed Syrian drone targeting American troops Watch

Image of The F-15 is the primary interceptor in the U.S. arsenal and is armed with long-range, radar-guided missiles for shooting down other aircraft. It is a deadly opponent in all situations.

The U.S. military is reporting it has shot down another drone belonging to Syria. The drone was armed and was allegedly prepared to make an ... continue reading


US and Russia one accident away from war in Syria Watch

Image of A picture of a Syrian Su-22 (NATO codename 'FITTER') fighter-bomber. Jets such as these are used to bomb ground targets.

Russia and the United States are close to shooting at one another, following the destruction of a Syrian plane that attacked U.S.-backed ... continue reading


More than 2 MILLION Christians forced to flee homes amidst terrifying violence in the Middle East Watch

Image of Increased Christian persecution has forced families to flee from their homes.

A new report estimates that between 50 and 80 percent of Christians have fled the countries of Iraq and Syria since the start of the Syrian ... continue reading


Martyred Priest: An Iraqi priest and his three companions are murdered for their faith Watch

Image of Iraqi priest, Fr. Ragheed Aziz Ganni was born in 1972.

When Fr. Ragheed Aziz Ganni was confronted by armed men after celebrating the Eucharist at his Chaldean Catholic parish in Mosul, they ... continue reading


Muslims and Christians come together in most unexpected way Watch

Image of Young Muslims join Christians to rebuild a destroyed monastery in Iraq.

As government forces pry apart the Islamic State's three yearlong grip on Mosul, Muslims and Christians have united to rebuild a damaged ... continue reading


Massive suicide bomb kills over 80 people: Pope Francis condemns 'BRUTAL' act Watch

Image of A massive terrorist attack in Kabul has killed at least 80 people and injured over 350 people.

After a major suicide bomb tore through a busy neighborhood in Kabul, killing at least 80 people, Pope Francis condemned the 'brutal' act, ... continue reading


ISIS beats in the heads of children and boasts new weapons in horrific new images (WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT) Watch

Image of ISIS continues their reign of terror in the Middle East.

Terrorist group, the Islamic State has executed at least 24 innocent women and children in horrific bloody massacre. LOS ANGELES, CA ... continue reading


Interactive map reveals ISLAM responsible for almost ALL terrorist attacks Watch

Image of The Islamic State is the world's leading perpetrator of terrorism.

Muslims are by far the greatest perpetrators of terrorism around the world, according to a report from PeaceTech Lab, visualized by Esri ... continue reading


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