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Anti-ISIL coalition and Iran's distrust

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iran has no trust in the sincerity of governments claiming to be fighting the ISIL Takfiri militants. 259 more words

Movie Review: Fury

Now from what I can tell Fury is not based on any true story. I’m fine with this, not all war movies have to be based on something that really happened. 378 more words

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Fury Review

*Review by contributor Austin Winkler

Fury is a war film directed by David Ayer and stars Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, and Michael Peña. Set in the final days of World War 2, the story follows a tank-crew led by Don Collier (Pitt) who set out to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.  642 more words


Iraq : A Portrait of War, Peace and Pilgrimage

“No cell phone? No camera? No bomb?”

A soldier asks, at one of the security checks before entering the mosque. Every city, every village, every street and street corner has its own character.

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Editor's Piece: Iran at Saudi Arabia's doors

On Friday, Sadr al-Din al Qabanji in Najaf criticised the Saudi verdict to execute the Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimr, one of the most influential figures amongst the minority Shia population to the east of the Kingdom. 1,668 more words


Israel: The insanity called Jerusalem.

As an atheist looking in from a distance it is little wonder others with a similar view see religion as an evil. No matter whose religion. 426 more words