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(Video Podcast): From Qadhafi to Chaos: The Origins, Expansion, Decline, and Rebranding of the Islamic State in Libya

This lecture was organized by the Centre for Islamic and Middle East Studies and took place at the University of Oslo December 5, 2016. Watch the video podcast here. 298 more words

Iraqi Christians Celebrate Mass In Qaraqosh

Surrounded by charred walls and in front of a ruined altar, dozens of Iraqi Christians celebrated mass at the Church of the Immaculate Conception.

CHR Comment: Christians were driven out in August 2014 when ISIS troops occupied the city and issued an ultimatum that they should convert or else. 20 more words

Modern Church

US TO SEND UP TO 2,000 TROOPS TO IRAQ TO FIGHT ISIS

The US Army announced on Wednesday 1,700 American soldiers to be deployed in Iraq to assist the national forces in their fight against ISIS in Mosul. 22 more words

ISIS

Inside the Secret Rescue of Yazidi Sex Slaves From ISIS Captors

http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/isis-terror/inside-secret-rescue-yazidi-sex-slaves-isis-captors-n692111?cid=eml_nnn_20161207

DUHOK, Iraq — It was dark as the car sped along a small road on the outskirts of the embattled Iraqi city of Mosul. The car was driving fast, but not so fast as to draw attention. 1,021 more words

Daily News

Preparing for War?

We all get gut feelings, with some paying off and others never materializing. But for Conspiracy Theorists like me, I get a bit suspicious when I see a trend… 654 more words

Politics And Government

Newly discovered footage shows Kurdish Peshmerga in alliance with ISIS

Disturbing footage has surfaced which shows Kurdish Peshmerga forces greeting an ISIS soldier as he enter Shingal. The Peshmerga forces abandoned their post in Shingal and joined ISIS to wipe-out the Yezidis in Shingal. 19 more words