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Tokyo Confirms Death of Hostage, Please Pray
Last edited 26th January 2015

The Japanese government has confirmed the death of Haruna Yukawa, one of the Japanese hostages in the hands of the Islamic State in Syria. The government headed by Shinzo Abe, however, has not responded to the demands of the terrorists, who are demanding a ransom of 200 million dollars as well as the release of prisoner Sajida al-Rishawi (an ISIS member), in exchange for Kenji Goto Jogo, the Japanese Christian journalist still in the hands of the Islamic group.

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March for Life 2015: Focus on the Marginalised
Last edited 22nd January 2015

For the pro-life movement to truly succeed, it must fight not only abortion, but also the broader “throwaway culture” wherever life is being discarded, said Cardinal Sean O’Malley of Boston at a national pro-life Mass.

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Irish Bishop Pleads with IRA to Disclose Site of Slain Boy's Grave
Last edited 21st January 2015

Columba McVeigh, a 17-year-old from Northern Ireland, disappeared in 1975. IRA leaders later admitted that McVeigh was among several people who were secretly killed and buried during the “troubles” of the 1970s and 1980s.

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Niger Churches Destroyed in Protest to Charlie Hebdo Cartoons
Last edited 21st January 2015

At least 10 people have died and 45 churches and homes of religious, have been destroyed in Niger these past few days, as violent protests rage across the West African nation. The protests started on Friday, January 16th. They stated over cartoons depicting Prophet Muhammad, that were published recently on the special issue of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. The same magazine where 12 people were killed by Islamic terrorists the first week of January.

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Nigerian Bishop Calls for Western intervention to Stop Boko Haram
Last edited 20th January 2015

Underlining the failure of the Nigerian government to stop the violent rampage of Boko Haram, a Catholic bishop has called for Western military intervention.

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Twenty-One Egyptian Christians Kidnapped in Libya
Last edited 15th January 2015

A Libyan affiliate of the Islamic State claimed the abduction of 21 Coptic Christians on Monday, releasing pictures of those they had captured. “State of Tripoli”, Islamic State's affiliate in Libya, published three pictures Jan. 12 of the kidnapped Copts with the caption “Soldiers of the Islamic State captured 21 Christian Crusaders,” according to the New York Times.

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Can the Paris rally launch unified action against terror?
Last edited 20th January 2015

As the world mourns the vicious massacres in Paris, one of Africa’s top religious leaders suggested that the lack of a similar outcry across the globe over the slaughter of up to 2,000 people by Boko Haram last week in northeast Nigeria is further evidence that Black lives don’t matter as much as whites’. Ignatius Kaigama, the Catholic Archbishop of Jos and president of the Nigerian Bishops Conference, said the international community has expressed “solidarity,” but hasn’t done much to offer real help.

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Nigerian Archbishop Calls for Unity Marches after Massacres
Last edited 13th January 2015

Nigerian Roman Catholic Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama says his country needs a similar march to the one held in Paris Sunday to pay tribute to victims of Islamist militant attacks.

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I am Kelvin Cochran
Last edited 12th January 2015

In late 2014, retired Atlanta Fire Department Capt.Cindy Thompson contacted GA Voice, a Georgian LGBT group, to protest Cochran’s book and its mention of homosexuality. Thompson then brought the book to the Mayor’s LGBT liaison, Robin Shahar. Soon afterwards, LGBT activist groups began to rally for the fire chief to be fired.

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Sri Lanka's Hope for Tamil & Sinhalese Reconciliation
Last edited 12th January 2015

The people of Sri Lanka are hoping to hear Pope Francis deliver a message of reconciliation, after 30 years of civil war between the majority group Sinhalese, and the minority Tamils.

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