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European court rules Russian adoption ban discriminatory

European court rules Russian adoption ban discriminatory

    Judges order Moscow to pay damages to U.S. families unable to bring home the children they planned to adopt By Kiley Crossland   (WNS)–Europe’s top human rights court on Jan....
‘Lost’ Indian Jews visit Auschwitz death camp for the first time

‘Lost’ Indian Jews visit Auschwitz death camp for the first time

By Dan Wooding AUSCHWITZ, POLAND (ANS) — Members of India’s so-called “lost tribe” of Jews last week visited the site of the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz for the first time. According...
Myanmar’s military accused of abducting Baptist pastors

Myanmar’s military accused of abducting Baptist pastors

  Disappearance of two men highlights religious oppression and persecution in Buddhist-majority nation By Anna K. Poole   (WNS)–Myanmar’s religious climate isn’t getting any...
Nigerian fighter jet bombs refugee camp

Nigerian fighter jet bombs refugee camp

  At least 50 civilians died in air strike meant for Boko Haram militants By Onize Ohikere   (WNS)–A Nigerian fighter jet on Jan. 17 accidentally bombed a camp in northeastern...
Terror group releases video of kidnapped missionary

Terror group releases video of kidnapped missionary

  Swiss national Beatrice Stockly was taken a year ago By Onize Ohikere   (WNS)–Islamic extremist group al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) has released a video confirming a Swiss...
Tortured Human Rights Lawyer Believes He May Die

Tortured Human Rights Lawyer Believes He May Die

  By China Aid TIANJIN, China. – Traumatized by more than a year of torture, a prominent Christian human rights lawyer in China’s Tianjin municipality fears he might die of medical...
World Briefs

World Briefs

  Terror group releases video of kidnapped missionary (WNS)–Islamic extremist group al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) has released a video confirming a Swiss missionary the group...
Abortion rate at lowest level since Roe v. Wade

Abortion rate at lowest level since Roe v. Wade

Pro-abortion Guttmacher Institute blames decline on restrictions; pro-lifers point to increasing belief in the value of human life By Samantha Gobba   (WNS)–Abortion rates in the United...
Congress tees up Obamacare repeal

Congress tees up Obamacare repeal

  GOP gets one step closer to ending the Affordable Care Act By Evan Wilt   (WNS)–The House of Representatives passed a budget resolution on Jan. 13 initiating the process for dismantling...
Donald Trump sworn in as 45th president 

Donald Trump sworn in as 45th president 

  Short inaugural address focused on themes of patriotism, solidarity By Leigh Jones   (WNS) — President-elect Donald Trump started his Inauguration Day with a tweet: “It all begins...