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Mad Max style missile strike destroys ISIS suicide bomb truck

Mad Max style missile strike destroys ISIS suicide bomb truck Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Footage captured Kurdish fighters destroying a Mad Max-like scrapyard ISIS suicide bomber truck in Syria in an amazing missile explosion.

Deadly tension erupts in Iraq - but DOESN'T involve ISIS?

Deadly tension erupts in Iraq - but DOESN'T involve ISIS? Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Fighting in Iraq leads to 12 dead - but ISIS had nothing to do with the gunfire.

Documents reveal who is buying the most ISIS oil - and you won't guess who it is!

Documents reveal who is buying the most ISIS oil - and you won't guess who it is! Watch

Middle East

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Wall Street Journal has published their report on documents released by the U.S. government detailing the raid that killed ISIS's top money man. ...

Saudi Arabia's $10 billion gambit isn't for friendly purposes

Saudi Arabia's $10 billion gambit isn't for friendly purposes Watch

Middle East

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Saudi Arabia is taking out a $10 billion loan to offset losses caused by collapsed oil prices, a condition the conservative Islamic monarchy has ...

How is the U.S. going to help Christians in danger of genocide?

How is the U.S. going to help Christians in danger of genocide? Watch

Middle East

By Matt Hadro (CNA/EWTN News)

Now that the U.S. has declared that the Islamic State is waging genocide against religious minorities in Iraq and Syria, what will be done to help ...

ISIS brutally butchers 250 women for refusing to become sex slaves

ISIS brutally butchers 250 women for refusing to become sex slaves Watch

Middle East

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Two-hundred and fifty women have been brutally slaughtered by the Islamic State for refusing to become sex slaves to the terrorists.

'I wish it was me not you,' Mother mourns over daughter's lifeless body

'I wish it was me not you,' Mother mourns over daughter's lifeless body Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Air strikes in Syria continue to eat away at the ISIS population - but they have been destroying civilian lives as well.

'When was it written?': Ancient grocery lists reveal truth about Bible

'When was it written?': Ancient grocery lists reveal truth about Bible Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Historians often argue about the age of the Bible. For all they've learned from the text, several questions remain. Was it written as events were ...

MASS EXECUTION: ISIS slaughters 175 of their recent captives

MASS EXECUTION: ISIS slaughters 175 of their recent captives Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

ISIS is reported to have kidnapped 300 cement workers outside Damascus, Syria. Of the 300 workers, new reports indicate 175 have been killed.

Fr Tom's older brother speaks out on heartbreaking ISIS kidnapping

Fr Tom's older brother speaks out on heartbreaking ISIS kidnapping Watch

Middle East

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

As the entire world anxiously awaits a safe return of the ISIS kidnapped priest, Fr Thomas Uzhunnalil, his older brother continues to worry about the ...

Shocking sexual abuse of minors discovered in Taliban-run prisons

Shocking sexual abuse of minors discovered in Taliban-run prisons Watch

Middle East

By Monique Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Afghan intelligence operatives have discovered Taliban-run prisons in Helmand Province have been authorizing the sexual abuse of children - ...

Collapse of Jesus' tomb unites rival religious groups

Collapse of Jesus' tomb unites rival religious groups Watch

Middle East

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Jesus' tomb, at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, in Jerusalem's Old City, stands at risk of a complete collapse. In the face of the heartbreak of ...

Crucifixion in Raqqa: The price of spying on the Islamic State (WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES)

Crucifixion in Raqqa: The price of spying on the Islamic State (WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES) Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Two men accused of spying on the Islamic State were shot and crucified before ISIS put their bodies on public display in Raqqa.

Hallelujah for Fallujah?

Hallelujah for Fallujah? Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Fallujah, Iraq has been taken by ISIS militants and used as human shields. Those who try to escape are burned to death in public executions and ...

Is the world becoming more violent - or are we just becoming more aware?

Is the world becoming more violent - or are we just becoming more aware? Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Videos of ISIS executions, local shootings and Boko Haram killings have splashed headlines every day for the past few years. Everyone knows who ISIS ...

Ancient saint's bones discovered in ISIS' destruction of monastery

Ancient saint's bones discovered in ISIS' destruction of monastery Watch

Middle East

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

One of the last Islamic State strongholds in Syria, al-Qaryatain, has been recovered by Syrian troops. Unfortunately, this was after ISIS brutally ...

Hackers mock Trump and steal 50k identities

Hackers mock Trump and steal 50k identities Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

When you're government is full of corruption and promotes favoritism while her citizens fall prey to religious extremism, the only reasonable ...

'It's a shame': Controversial deal enacted in Greece

'It's a shame': Controversial deal enacted in Greece Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Christ has called us to love one another. Saints are renowned for their great love of humanity and their humanitarian efforts. Pope Francis has ...

BREAKING: Fr. Tom ALIVE! Negotiations ongoing, Church releases statement

BREAKING: Fr. Tom ALIVE! Negotiations ongoing, Church releases statement Watch

Middle East

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Catholic Online has learned through a source in the United Arab Emirates, that Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil is alive and negotiations are ongoing. Church ...

Syrian troops and Russian forces finally recapture Palmyra - but you'll never guess what they discovered

Syrian troops and Russian forces finally recapture Palmyra - but you'll never guess what they discovered Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

After being captured by ISIS forces, the city of Palmyra fell victim to unspeakable acts. Now, with all terrorists cleared from the area, Russian and ...

The death toll rises: Who will stop Saudi Arabia?

The death toll rises: Who will stop Saudi Arabia? Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Despite several rallies against the corruption and constant beheadings, Saudi Arabia continues its brutal murder-spree and apologizes to no one.

The search continues for Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil

The search continues for Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil Watch

Middle East

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

After the circulation of rumors claiming Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil was tortured and crucified on Good Friday, the Indian bishops have written to the ...

TERRIFYING NEW TERRORIST SCHEME: Islamic State FORBIDS all remaining Christians from leaving Syrian stronghold

TERRIFYING NEW TERRORIST SCHEME: Islamic State FORBIDS all remaining Christians from leaving Syrian stronghold Watch

Middle East

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Fear erupts for all remaining Christians in ISIS' Syrian stronghold, Raqqa, as the terrorist organization has issued a new decree forbidding all ...

'There was nothing I could do': Tragic real-life story of how mother loses daughters to ISIS - the youngest only 3-years-old

'There was nothing I could do': Tragic real-life story of how mother loses daughters to ISIS - the youngest only 3-years-old Watch

Middle East

By Monique Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A Yazidi woman living in a refugee camp in Dohuk, Iraq, recalls an ISIS raid that left her beaten, heartbroken and without two of her daughters - the ...

ISIS targets Jewish youths in 'imminent' attack

ISIS targets Jewish youths in 'imminent' attack Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

ISIS is known for its barbarity, but news of the terrorist group's next target leaves many unsettled.

Al-Qaeda acquisition of sophisticated weapons brings down Emirati fighter jet

Al-Qaeda acquisition of sophisticated weapons brings down Emirati fighter jet Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Though Al-Qaeda hasn't really been much in the spotlight since the 9/11 attacks, an exclusive update reveals the group's resurgence after stealing ...

WORLD WAR ISLAM - Suicide bomber targets Christian children in Pakistan, 72 dead

WORLD WAR ISLAM - Suicide bomber targets Christian children in Pakistan, 72 dead Watch

Middle East

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A suicide bomber in Pakistan murdered Christians on Easter Sunday, killing at least 72 people, 29 of which were children and nearly 400 other people ...

UPDATED: ISIS brutally crucifies Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil on Good Friday

UPDATED: ISIS brutally crucifies Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil on Good Friday Watch

Middle East

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

THIS STORY HAS BEEN UPDATED, SEE BELOWIt is difficult to hold back tears this morning as news breaks that Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil, 56, was crucified in ...