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View from Turkey: What is the life of an immigrant worth in Europe?

BERIL DEDEOĞLU

 

Members of several associations for the defense of asylum seekers’ rights attend a protest in front of the immigration office in Brussels after a three-year-old girl died during a chase with police, May 18. 676 more words

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Autophagy and Fasting: Its effect on disease and how fasting may help

By Dr. Lutf ur Rehman, Nashville, USA

We believe as Muslims that God’s creation is perfect. God has made this claim in the Holy Quran: 1,714 more words

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More than 500,000 people have visited the Museum of the Bible in its first six months

Source: The Washington Post

By Julie Zauzmer

A camera operator waits for an event to start beneath a projected star-scape at the Museum of the Bible’s November grand opening. 150 more words

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Followers of Jesus fail to agree about his homeland

Source: The Economist

HUNDREDS of millions of followers of Jesus Christ are about to celebrate the annual feast of Pentecost, which celebrates an event in Jerusalem roughly 2,000 years ago, when it is believed that cultural and ethnic barriers were miraculously overcome. 114 more words

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Police kill 4 gunmen who raided Orthodox church in Chechnya

Source: Associated Press

By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV

MOSCOW (AP) — Four gunmen attacked a Russian Orthodox church in the mostly Muslim Russian province of Chechnya, but were killed by security forces in a clash Saturday that also left two policemen and a churchgoer dead. 129 more words

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Despite fatwa, transgender people in Iran face harassment

Source; Associated Press

By MEHDI FATTAHI and NASSER KARIMI

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Nahal smokes yet another cigarette on her mother’s balcony overlooking Tehran, one of the few peaceful places the 19-year-old transgender woman has in Iran, where her identity can bring harassment and prying, judging eyes on the street. 84 more words

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