Tag : Iraq
Justin Bieber title : Persecuted Pastor Saeed Abedini 'Prayed' Over Justin Bieber During Final Year in Prison
summary : July 13, 2017: Saeed Abedini, an Iranian-American pastor who spent three-and-a-half years imprisoned in Iran for his faith, has revealed that he regularly "prayed" for pop star Justin Bieber during his incarceration.
date : Jul 13, 2017 11:22 AM EDT
Refugee title : 11 Y/O Iraqi Girl Recalls How ISIS Forced Her to Mutilate, Kill Prisoners with Machete
summary : July 12, 2017: Children liberated from Mosul, Iraq have recounted the horrors they endured under the Islamic State terrorist group, including being forced to mutilate prisoners in Iraq.
date : Jul 12, 2017 03:09 PM EDT
Hobby Lobby title : Hobby Lobby President Says Company Unknowingly Bought Smuggled Artifacts; Hoped to 'Preserve Them for Future Generations'
summary : July 6, 2017: Hobby Lobby president Steve Green has said his company has "accepted responsibility and learned a great deal" after agreeing to pay a $3 million fine and forfeit thousands of ancient artifacts that were smuggled from Iraq with improper labels.
date : Jul 06, 2017 08:16 AM EDT
Religious Persecution, Iran Christians title : Converts in Iran Accused of 'Acting Out Against National Security' Await Verdict after Delays
summary : July 5, 2017: Four Iranian converts facing the possibility of up to six years in prison on charges of "acting against national security" are awaiting a verdict expected to be issued soon after numerous delays, according to human rights activists.
date : Jul 05, 2017 09:45 AM EDT
Alaa Al-Musaw title : Iraq: Government-Appointed Muslim Cleric Under Fire for Calling for 'Jihad' Against Jews and Christians
summary : June 16, 2017: A senior Iraqi Shi'ite cleric has caused outrage among Iraqi Christians after footage emerged of him describing Christians as "infidels" and saying "either they should convert to Islam, or else they are killed or they pay the jizya" [a tax on non-Muslims].
date : Jun 16, 2017 11:41 AM EDT
Chaldean Christians title : Christians Seized in Detroit Will be 'Mutilated, Slaughtered by ISIS' If Deported to Iraq, Warns Chaldean Leader
summary : June 13, 2017: A leader in the Chaldean Christian community has warned that should President Donald Trump deport dozens of Michigan Christians back to Iraq, they will undoubtedly be "mutilated, forced to convert to Islam or be massacred" by ISIS.
date : Jun 13, 2017 05:59 PM EDT
ISIS title : Iraqi Christian Family Thanks Jesus After 6 Y/O Daughter Returns from ISIS Captivity
summary : June 12, 2017: The family of a six-year-old Iraqi Christian girl who was abducted by the Islamic State three years ago has thanked God for answering their prayers after the little girl was returned home over the weekend.
date : Jun 12, 2017 09:10 AM EDT
Maute Group Stronghold in Marawi City title : Saudi, Yemeni Nationals Among Terrorists Killed in Marawi; Is ISIS Establishing Asian Hub in Philippines?
summary : Terrorists from other countries were among those killed by military forces in Marawi City, according to the Philippine government.
date : Jun 02, 2017 08:33 AM EDT
ISIS title : Franklin Graham Visits Iraqi Church Destroyed by ISIS, Finds Something Amazing in Rubble
summary : Franklin Graham has revealed that while visiting the charred remains of a church that had been burned and destroyed by ISIS, he found something amazing.
date : Apr 17, 2017 02:40 PM EDT
Muslim conversions title : Muslim Converts Revitalize Europe’s Fading Christian Churches
summary : Due to Muslim conversions, faith leaders indicate Christianity now is making a comeback in Europe.
date : Mar 27, 2017 09:35 AM EDT
Teen Suicide Bomber title : ISIS Cuts Off Hands of Two Children for Refusing to Kill Civilians
summary : ISIS punished two children who refused to kill civilians by cutting off their hands.
date : Feb 06, 2017 10:59 AM EST
Immigration Protests Washington DC title : Trump Defends His Immigration Executive Order Amid US, Global Outcry: ‘This Is Not Muslim Ban’
summary : President Donald Trump defended his controversial executive order that bars the citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the United States, as thousands of protesters chanted outside of the White House and at multiple, major U.S. airports on Sunday in opposition of the president's sudden immigration policy change. Trump denied the ban was religiously-driven, but confused matters by also announcing Christian refugees would get first priority for U.S. entry. Many people now are seeking answers about why Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are not on Trump's immigration ban, which are countries in which Trump companies do business.
date : Jan 30, 2017 12:22 PM EST
Civilians in Mosul title : Iraqi Forces Conduct Second Massive Operations To Retake Mosul
summary : Ground operations and airstrikes have been considered to be the biggest offensive since the liberation of Iraq in early 2000 from deposed leader Saddam Hussein.
date : Dec 30, 2016 10:31 AM EST
ISIS title : Man Refuses to Deny Christ Despite Being Hanged by ISIS, Tortured With Nails and Barbed Wire
summary : A Christian man from IS' stronghold of Mosul, Iraq has shared, in an attempt to force him to convert to Islam, militants strung him up from the ceiling of a jail cell and violently tortured him with nails and barbed wire - yet he refused to deny Christ.
date : Dec 29, 2016 11:39 AM EST
Mosul title : ISIS War Update: 97 ISIS Militants Killed In Battle To Regain Mosul From Islamic State
summary : At least 97 ISIS militants killed in separate attacks in Mosul during the Christmas weekend. Coalition forces continue to advance to retake control of the beleaguered city from ISIS.
date : Dec 27, 2016 09:45 PM EST
Civilians in Mosul title : Iraq Hospitals Overwhelmed, Patients Die from Medicine Shortage
summary : As the battle against ISIS continues in the Iraq city of Mosul, hospitals in the area are overwhelmed with the wounded that are being brought in. Most of the civilians in the area, having been discouraged by the government from fleeing to the safety of overcrowded camps, are caught in the intensifying fight to retake Mosul.
date : Dec 22, 2016 10:23 AM EST
ISIS Fighter title : Rise of Islamist ‘Hyperextremism’ Endangers Global Religious Freedom, Says Report
summary : An alarming new report identifies the rise of Islamist “hyperextremism” as a major threat to religious freedom all over the world and calls for immediate action to combat its “toxic” effects.
date : Nov 17, 2016 05:50 PM EST
Syrian Refugees title : Iraqi Christian Leader Mark Arabo: What Trump Presidency Will Mean for Persecuted Christians, Refugee Crisis
summary : The Gospel Herald spoke with Mark Arabo, advocate for Chaldeans seeking asylum in the United States and founder of the Minority Humanitarian Foundation, about what a Trump presidency will mean for our brothers and sisters both here and in the Middle East, why the refugee crisis is not a partisan issue, and how American Christians can best help those persecuted for their faith.
date : Nov 11, 2016 03:54 PM EST
Trump, winning the crowd's applause. title : ISIS-Trodden Iraq Voices Support for Trump's 'Harder' Anti-Terrorism
summary : With an overwhelming number of at least 18,800 civilians murdered at the hand of ISIS within the past two years, it may not come as a surprise that Iraq has declared support in favor of presidential candidate Donald Trump.
date : Nov 02, 2016 03:31 PM EDT
Kirkuk, Iraq title : God ‘Blinds’ ISIS Attackers, Allowing ‘Miracle’ Rescue of 30 Girls Hiding in Adjacent Room in Iraq
summary : A rescue mission led by the Iraqi security forces miraculously extracted about 30 girls trapped in a Christian school building in Kirkuk, Iraq that ISIS attacked early Friday morning.
date : Oct 26, 2016 09:30 AM EDT
title : Pentagon: ISIS fired Chemical Weapons At U.S. Troops in Iraq
summary : New York Representative Peter King: ISIS gas attack shows Obama's failure
date : Sep 23, 2016 07:01 PM EDT
Athraa title : Iraqi Christian Girl Displaced by ISIS Shares How God Used 'Terrible' Situation For Good
summary : An Iraqi Christian girl displaced by ISIS terrorism has shared how God used the horrific experience for good and allowed it to make her a more "patient and forgiving person".
date : Sep 09, 2016 02:49 PM EDT
ISIS title : ISIS Slices Nine Youths in Half with Chainsaw in Mosul, Forces Public to Watch
summary : Islamic state militants executed a number of youths accused of joining an anti-ISIS faction by slicing them in half with chainsaws in the public square, a disturbing new report has revealed.
date : Sep 02, 2016 08:15 AM EDT
Iraq title : Iraq Hangs 36 People Sentenced to Death for Killing of Troops in 2014
summary : Iraq said on Sunday it had hanged 36 militants sentenced to death over the mass killing of hundreds of mainly Shi'ite soldiers at a camp north of Baghdad two years ago.
date : Aug 23, 2016 09:00 AM EDT
ISIS title : ISIS Boils Six 'Spies' Alive in Vats of Tar in Mosul, Force Public to Watch
summary : The Islamic State terrorist group recently carried out a grotesque form of punishment, killing six men accused of being "spies" by boiling them to death in vats of tar.
date : Aug 17, 2016 12:57 PM EDT
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