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The Challenges of Being a Deaf Woman in a War-Torn Country
Last edited 21st December 2015

The Democratic Republic of Congo is a forgotten country. But for those living in it, twenty years of conflict and devastation still make life hard.


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Priest Abducted by ISIS Isn't Giving Up on Mercy
Last edited 14th December 2015

A Syrian priest who spent more than four months as a captive of the Islamic State is headed back to the conflict zone – and he wants both Christians and Muslims to embrace mercy.


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Why Millions of Chinese are Becoming Official
Last edited 10th December 2015

China will give official status to all of its "unregistered" citizens, many of them children born illegally under the one-child system, in plans announced this week.


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Yemen conflict: Governor of Aden killed in Islamic State attack
Last edited 6th December 2015

Islamic State militants say they carried out a bombing that killed the governor of Yemen's port city of Aden.


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'Multiple Deaths' in California Shooting - Please Pray
Last edited 2nd December 2015

Police are attending a shooting at a social services facility for disabled people in California. Fire officials in San Bernardino said it was responding to a "20 victim shooting incident" and it was working to clear the scene.


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Uganda: Pope’s Visit Gives Faith to Young Church
Last edited 23rd November 2015

The Pope’s celebration of Uganda’s martyrs will revitalise the faith of the young Church in Uganda according to a senior Christian leader. Speaking to Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need, Monsignor John Baptist Kauta, Secretary General of the Uganda Episcopal Conference, described how the country’s violent past had prepared the way for a young and hopeful Church to emerge.


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Mali Hotel Attack: Please Pray for Peace
Last edited 23rd November 2015

Heavily armed gunmen on Friday fired indiscriminately at guests at a hotel hosting diplomats and others in Mali's capital, the maître d' told CNN.


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Paris Attacks: Two die in Hunt for 'Mastermind' Abaaoud
Last edited 18th November 2015

A woman has blown herself up and a suspect was shot dead during a police raid on a flat in a Paris suburb, while seven arrests were made.

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Russia plane crash: 'Terror act' downed A321 over Egypt's Sinai
Last edited 18th November 2015

Russia's security chief says an act of terror brought down the Russian A321 airliner in Egypt last month, killing all 224 people on board."Traces of foreign explosives" were found on debris from the Airbus plane, FSB chief Alexander Bortnikov told Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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"Mr Speaker, our freedom is now under threat"
Last edited 18th November 2015

"Make no mistake – we are rapidly progressing from mere political-correctness to now mobilising the machinery of big government to silence those with different views. Ironically, the people who preach most about tolerance are turning out to be the most intolerant of all."

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