Woman in Yemen Burned to Death for Her Faith

 

On the morning of June 9 in southern Yemen, Saeed woke to the sound of screaming. He shot out of bed, pushed panicked family members aside and saw his wife stumbling out of their kitchen, engulfed in flames.

His wife, Nazeera, had been preparing breakfast at about 9 a.m. when she poured liquid from a cooking oil bottle into a hot …

Boko Haram declares Islamic caliphate in northern Nigeria

By Dan Wooding

The leader of the Nigerian-based terror group, Boko Haram, has declared an “Islamic caliphate” — an Islamic state led by a supreme religious and political leader — in the towns and villages it has recently seized in north-eastern Nigeria.

Boko Haram is following in the footsteps of the equally vicious killers of Islamic State (IS), formerly known as ISIS, …

Christina's mom describes ordeal

Heartbroken mom of 3-year-old abducted by ISIS describes her daughter’s capture, pleads for help

By Mark Ellis

The mother of Christina Khader Ebada, the three-year-old girl abducted by ISIS from an Assyrian Christian family as they fled Baghdede described the ordeal of her kidnapping and made a heartfelt plea for help.

Christina’s mother is physically handicapped and her father is blind, according to the report from the Assyrian International News Agency (AINA).

Five men convicted in 2010 for sex abuse in Rotherham

1400 children raped and trafficked in British town by men of Pakistani Muslim heritage

By Mark Ellis

A shocking report released by an independent commission in the UK found that at least 1,400 minors in the town of Rotherham – some as young as 11 – were beaten, raped, and trafficked over a 16-year period by men of Pakistani Muslim heritage.

The vast majority of the victims were young white girls. Some officials in the town …

Former UK students now fighting for ISIS

Twice as many British Muslims Fighting for ISIS than in UK Armed Forces

By Mark Ellis

A British Member of Parliament has made a startling claim: Now there are more than twice as many British Muslims fighting for ISIS than there are serving in the British armed forces, according to a report in Newsweek.

Khalid Mahmood, an MP in Birmingham, estimated there are at least 1,500 young British Muslims who have found their way into …

This man survived a Boko Haram attack in 2012

Nigeria: Terror group who kidnapped schoolgirls also beheaded six-year-old Christian boy

By Mark Ellis

The terror group Boko Haram has killed thousands, destroyed villages, burned homes and churches, and kidnapped hundreds of women, including more than 200 schoolgirls in April, with the goal of creating an Islamic state in northern Nigeria.

In many respects, their extreme tactics resemble ISIS and its designs on the creation of a caliphate in the Middle East.

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ISIS abducts three-year-old from fleeing Christian family

By Mark Ellis

Christina Khader Ebada, a 3 year-old Assyrian girl, was abducted from her Christian family in northern Iraq as they fled Baghdeda, also known as Qaraqosh, according to the Assyrian International News Agency (AINA).

In July, ISIS forces attempted to occupy the city, but Kurdish Peshmerga fought them off, while elders, women, and children fled to neighboring towns. The town …

Church in Sri Lanka

Photo of the Day: Church in Sri Lanka

 

An indigenous ministry in Sri Lanka is going house-to-house telling the good news of Jesus to anyone who will listen. The area is influenced by various cults, sorceries, witchcraft, etc. In one particular coastal town, a small congregation was able to collect enough funds to buy a small piece of land and build a 12’ x 20’ hall with …

Are they the same person?

British jihadists known as ‘The Beatles’ are prime suspects in beheading of journalist James Foley

By Mark Ellis

A 24-year-old British rapper from west London is one of three prime suspects in the gruesome execution of journalist James Foley by ISIS extremists.

Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary, known as Jihadi John, travelled to Syria last year from his $1.8 million home in west London, where he lived with his mother Ragaa and his five siblings, according to the Sydney …

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Jihadist serial killer murdered four in U.S., but was largely ignored by the media

By Mark Ellis

An armed jihadist serial killer murdered at least four men in a killing spree from April through June as acts of “vengeance” for Muslims killed overseas by the United States, but his crimes were not covered extensively by the media.

After his apprehension by police, Ali Muhammad Brown described his June murder of Brendan Tevlin, 19, as a “just …