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Vice President Mike Pence spoke at a summit on persecuted Christians

Vice President Mike Pence spoke at a summit on persecuted Christians hosted by the Billy Graham Evangelical Association. He was introduced by Franklin Graham. He said ISIS is guilty of genocide of Christians.

"It is a joy to be with all of you today to touch on a topic of enormous importance not only in the life of people of faith across the world, but enormous importance to this administration. And would you join me in congratulating Reverend Franklin Graham for bringing together this first ever World Summit in Defense of Persecuted Christians.

Reverend Graham, Senator Lankford, Senator Blunt, Congressman Smith, Congressman Hultgren, leaders of faith in public life across this country and across the world, to my brothers and sisters in Christ. (Applause.) I often say when people have asked me over the years what my philosophy is, I tell them I'm a Christian, a conservative, and a Republican, in that order. 

It is a distinct honor and, frankly, a humbling privilege to join you today at this first-ever Summit in Defense of Persecuted Christians. Let me first and foremost bring greetings from my friend, a champion of the freedom of religion and the freedoms enshrined in our Bill of Rights, the 45th President of the United States of America, President Donald Trump."

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Christian Mother Asia Bibi Sentenced to Hang for 'Insulting Islam' May Get Final Hearing in June

As International Christian Concern noted, Bibi's case is one of "the most controversial blasphemy cases" in the world, with persecution watchdog groups calling it "the best example" of how blasphemy laws can be abused.

Bibi was accused by a group of female Muslim co-workers of insulting the Islamic prophet Muhammad back in 2009, and in 2010 was handed a death sentence despite pleading her innocence.

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Quebec mosque attack suspects identified

According to Radio-Canada and LCN, the two suspects in Sunday's terror attacks on a mosque in Quebec City are Alexandre Bissonnette and Mohamed Khadir.

One of the suspects was arrested at the scene, while a second called 911 himself and was arrested around 9 p.m., just over an hour after the first 911 calls came in at 7:55 p.m., police said Monday morning during a news conference involving the Surete du Quebec, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Quebec City police and Montreal police.

The suspects, men in their late 20s and early 30s, were not known to police and the investigation into a possible motive continues, said superintendent Martin Plante of the RCMP's C Division. He would not confirm the identity of the victims.

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The six-year-old executioner: Small child assists ISIS killer beheading a prisoner in horrifying new footage

image from http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4420842/Islamic-State-s-six-year-old-executioner-Syria.htmlWARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT

Boy, wearing a black headscarf and camouflaged army gear, delivers a speech

He holds two blades as he asks that butcher terrorists are given peace by Allah

'The infidel and his killer never meet in hell,' he says

Two executioners walk in front of him as he hands them blades

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Trump vows to eradicate 'radical Islamic terrorism'

Donald Trump went there in his inauguration speech.

With three words, Trump used his moment in the national spotlight to pledge an end to "radical Islamic terrorism" - a phrase President Barack Obama declined to say during his eight-year tenure.

Trump said his administration would eradicate the threat "from the face of the earth."

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Why Don't We Care About the Slaughter of Christians?

image from http://www.afa.net/the-stand/culture/2017/04/why-dont-we-care-about-the-slaughter-of-christians/#.WPTTtBRASEs.facebookHave you noticed all the things the biased media has deemed more newsworthy than a terrorist attack on Egyptian Christians last Palm Sunday? We’re talking about a crisis of epic proportions, yet the news coverage of this ongoing tragedy is negligible. Why?

A United Airlines passenger is violently hauled off a plane, and there is national outrage, rightly so. Press Secretary Sean Spicer says that Assad is worse than Hitler, and again, there is national outrage, rightly so. Forty-five Egyptian Christians are slaughtered by ISIS while attending church services on Palm Sunday and scores of others are wounded, and there is barely a national yawn. How can this be?

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Orlando shooter Omar Mateen's widow arrested in California

The wife of the Orlando nightclub shooter, who was extensively questioned by federal agents in the days after the massacre, was arrested by the FBI on Monday in connection with the attack, a U.S. law enforcement official told The Associated Press.

The official said Noor Salman was taken into custody Monday morning in the San Francisco area and is facing charges in Florida including obstruction of justice. A Twitter post from the United States attorney's office in Orlando said Salman will make her initial appearance Tuesday morning in Oakland, California.

The official was not authorized to discuss the matter publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity.

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B is for bomb; ISIS grooming kids to be fighters with terror curriculum

S is for sniper. G is for gun.

Instead of cuddly creatures and cartoon characters, there are images of AK-47s, bombs and burka-clad women in these books aimed at adolescent brainwashing.

Iraqi troops recently discovered ISIS textbooks entitled "English for the Islamic State" in an orphanage after liberating eastern Mosul last month. While these books teach young impressionable minds about reading and writing, they also teach about war and terrorism.

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ISIS video shows killer kids being used as executioners

ISIS sickos are now using toddlers to carry out horrific executions in Syria.

In a nauseating video posted online by the death cult, a young boy appears to shoot a tied-up Kurdish prisoner in the head. It is the latest in a series of murder videos showing ISIS using increasingly despicable ways to kill their opponents.

The video shows the toddler walking into a derelict ball put in Syria, where he is handed a small, cocked handgun by a adult. With jihadi music playing, the child squints down the sights of the gun at the prisoner, who is tied by the wrists to a fence, before pulling the trigger.

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'They attack cars & personnel': Swedish ambulance boss calls for protection in migrant 'no go zones'

The president of Sweden's ambulance union has called for enhanced security for his personnel when working in so-called "no-go zones," saying first responders need "special" military-grade equipment to withstand the dangers of the primarily migrant-populated areas.

Despite "dangerous situations" being nothing of extraordinary for ambulance workers, there are now areas in Sweden where even they "don't want to be in," head of the Swedish Ambulance Association ALARM, Gordon Grattidge told Swedish DGS TV.

"It's too dangerous to enter" areas in Sweden where "majority of the people are immigrants," Grattidge said in an interview with a Swedish journalist, published earlier this week.

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Police say 5 dead, 8 wounded in airport shooting

Authorities say a lone shooter opened fire at the Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, international airport Friday, killing "multiple" people before he was taken into custody.

The airport suspended operations as law enforcement authorities rushed to the scene and emergency medical workers treated at least one bleeding victim on the tarmac.

The Broward County Sheriff's Office cited multiple deaths on its Twitter account, and Gov. Rick Scott's office also confirmed the shooting, but said authorities hadn't confirmed the number of fatalities, injuries or the motive. Scott was headed to the airport for a briefing by law enforcement.

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What CBC didn't tell its readers about Toronto 'Dundas' mosque

All CBC's four articles almost exclusively focused on the demonstration that was held on February 17, 2017 outside of the mosque against radical Islam, Islamization of Canada and the ideology of Islam.

On February 18, 2017 CIJnews revealed that imams (religious leaders) at the Masjid Toronto mosque recited in 2016 supplications to Allah in support of the "mujahideen (those of engage in jihad) everywhere", the total destruction of the enemies of Islam and the purification of Al-Aqsa Mosque from the "filth of the Jews."

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2 killed in car bombing in Turkish city; 2 attackers dead

Suspected Kurdish militants on Thursday opened fire at police who stopped them at a checkpoint in the western city of Izmir before detonating their explosives-laden vehicle and escaping, the province's governor said. A policeman and a courthouse employee were killed in the attack while two assailants were shot dead.

Gov. Erol Ayyildiz said preliminary indications pointed to the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which has carried out a string of attacks in the past year and a half, mainly targeting Turkey's security forces. Islamic State militants have also carried several deadly attacks in the country.

"The information so far suggests it is the PKK. Such a conclusion was reached after we assessed the attack and ID'd the people," Ayyildiz said.

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ISIL suicide bomber identified as former Guantanamo detainee awarded $1.25M compensation

A British ISIL fighter who carried out a suicide bombing in Iraq this week is a former Guantanamo Bay detainee who was paid US $1.25 million compensation by the government.

Jamal al-Harith, 50, a Muslim convert born Ronald Fiddler, detonated a car bomb at an Iraqi army base near Mosul, causing an unverified number of casualties.

He had been released from the US detention camp in 2004 and successfully claimed compensation after saying British agents knew of - or were complicit in - his mistreatment.

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Berlin Christmas market reopens as hunt for attacker goes on

The Berlin Christmas market that was ripped apart by a deadly truck attack reopened Thursday in a signal of the German capital's resilience, while authorities across Europe kept up the hunt for a Tunisian suspect whose fingerprints were reportedly on the truck.

Police placed concrete blocks at the roadside to provide extra security for the market outside the city's landmark Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church. In a solemn tribute to the 12 people killed and 48 injured in Monday evening's mayhem, organizers decided to do without party music and bright lighting, and Berliners and visitors laid candles and flowers at the site.

German authorities issued a wanted notice for Anis Amri on Wednesday and offered a reward of up to 100,000 euros ($104,000) for information leading to the 24-year-old's arrest, warning that he could be "violent and armed."

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Not 'lone wolves' after all: How ISIL is engineering terror plots far away from their targets

When the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant identified a promising young recruit willing to carry out an attack in one of India's major tech hubs, the group made sure to arrange everything down to the bullets he needed to kill victims.

For 17 months, terrorist operatives guided the recruit, a young engineer named Mohammed Ibrahim Yazdani, through every step of what they planned to be ISIL's first strike on Indian soil.

They vetted each new member of the cell as Yazdani recruited helpers. They taught him how to pledge allegiance to the terrorist group and securely send the statement.

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Driver arrested after truck plows through Christmas market in Germany, killing at least 9

German police say driver of truck that rammed Christmas market in Berlin arrested near the scene.

German police say they've arrested a suspect believed to be the driver of a truck that rammed into a crowded Christmas market in the centre of Berlin, killing at least nine and causing multiple injuries.

Police spokesman Winfried Wenzel told ZDF public television that the man was arrested near the scene.

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Terror at our door: Hundreds of spies, radicals tried to enter Canada in 2016

More than 300 foreign terrorists, spies and criminals who pose a risk to Canada's national security tried to sneak into Canada last year, according to a report quietly released by the federal government on Monday.

It outlines all visa applications rejected between November 2015 and December 2016, and the grounds for refusal.

There were 310 cases where an individual was found inadmissible under Section 34 of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA) - the section dealing with national security concerns.

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'Allahu akbar'; Russian ambassador to Turkey shot dead in Ankara

A gunman in a suit and tie shouted slogans about Syria's civil war after he killed Russia's ambassador to Turkey in front of stunned onlookers at a photo exhibition in the Turkish capital on Monday, according to an Associated Press photographer who witnessed the shooting. Police later killed the assailant.

Ambassador Andrei Karlov, 62, was several minutes into a speech at the embassy-sponsored exhibition in Ankara when a man fired at least eight shots, according to the AP photographer in the audience.

"Don't forget Aleppo, don't forget Syria!" the gunman shouted in Turkish, referring to the Syrian city where Russian bombardments have helped drive rebels from areas they had occupied for years during the war.

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Trump's Executive Order on Refugees - Separating Fact from Hysteria

The hysterical rhetoric about President Trump's executive order on refugees is out of control. Let's slow down and take a look at the facts.

To read the online commentary, one would think that President Trump just fundamentally corrupted the American character. You would think that the executive order on refugees he signed yesterday betrayed America's Founding ideals. You might even think he banned people from an entire faith from American shores.

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12-year-old suspected of nail bomb attempt in Germany

German prosecutors are investigating a 12-year-old boy who allegedly attempted to set off a nail bomb at a Christmas market in the southern city of Ludwigshafen, officials said Friday.

The German-born son of Iraqi parents is alleged to have tried to set off the device at the Christmas market on Nov. 26, and again outside city hall on Dec. 5, Focus magazine reported, citing security sources.

In the second failed attempt, a passer-by spotted the backpack containing the device and reported it to authorities. Inside they found a glass jar packed with firecrackers with nails taped to it, Focus reported.

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