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Class Act: Iranians Campaign To Allow Afghan Refugee Kids Into School

Class Act: Iranians Campaign To Allow Afghan Refugee Kids Into School

When millions of Iranian children flock back to school in September, thousands of Afghan schoolchildrenRead More

Despite judicial intervention, Iraqi Christians in the US face uncertain times

Despite judicial intervention, Iraqi Christians in the US face uncertain times

Moayad Barash was very young when he travelled from Baghdad to the United States. ButRead More

German court: Sharia police may patrol streets

German court: Sharia police may patrol streets

Court in Germany authorizes group of self-appointed Sharia police to continue enforcing Islamic law inRead More

ISIS threatens producers, cast of ‘Black Crows’ TV show

ISIS threatens producers, cast of ‘Black Crows’ TV show

Saudi Arabian satellite broadcaster Middle East Broadcasting Centre (MBC) launched a nightly television series calledRead More

Text A Priest: Russian Orthodox Church Using Social Media To Connect Kids, Clerics

Text A Priest: Russian Orthodox Church Using Social Media To Connect Kids, Clerics

Earlier this month, several hundred schoolchildren in the central Russian city of Ulyanovsk were gatheredRead More

Israeli President: Christians Are Our brothers

Israeli President: Christians Are Our brothers

Israel President Reuven Rivlin said during a meeting with church leaders in Jerusalem that ChristiansRead More

Christian Governor of Jakarta Jailed, Found Guilty of Blasphemy

Christian Governor of Jakarta Jailed, Found Guilty of Blasphemy

Indonesia’s top Christian politician has been convicted of blasphemy and sentenced to two years inRead More

CEO Of Persian-Language Gem TV Killed In Istanbul

CEO Of Persian-Language Gem TV Killed In Istanbul

Karimian had been sentenced in absentia by an Iranian court to six years in prisonRead More

U.S. Commission Says Russia, Pakistan Among Worst Violators Of Religious Freedom

U.S. Commission Says Russia, Pakistan Among Worst Violators Of Religious Freedom

A U.S. government commission on religious freedom is recommending that Russia be designated as aRead More

US Senators bring resolution urging Pakistan to release Asia Bibi

US Senators bring resolution urging Pakistan to release Asia Bibi

“It’s time for Pakistan to immediately release Asia Bibi and put a stop to theRead More