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The tragedy of the Arabs

A THOUSAND years ago, the great cities of Baghdad, Damascus and Cairo took turns to race ahead of the Western world. Islam and innovation were twins. The various Arab caliphates were dynamic superpowers—beacons of learning, tolerance and trade. Yet today the Arabs are in a wretched state. Even as Asia, Latin America and Africa advance, the Middle East is held ...

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Middle East Christians on the Eve of Destruction

Egypt, Jordan, Syria and the Palestinian territories are amongst the most dangerous places on earth for Christians, according to a new report. By – Simon Kent  Although Christians claim the area as their Biblical heartland alongside Israel, persecution and discrimination, especially in the past 15 years, means they now constitute no more than three to four per cent per cent of the region’s population, down from ...

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Egypt carries out anal examinations on ‘suspects’ arrested as part of crackdown on homosexuals

Cracking down on homosexuals in Egypt authorities carry out anal examinations Fans held up the rainbow flag during  Mashrou’ Leila gig in Cairo September 23 Some 33 have since been arrested following the show of support for LGBT rights  They are charged with ‘inciting immorality’ Egyptian security officials said Hamed Sinno, 29, lead singer of  Mashrou’ Leila, from Lebanon, is gay ...

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DRIVE THEM OUT: From Cairo to Riyadh, Trump Urged Action on Terror

Critics will argue upon first inspection that President Trump’s speech to Arab leaders in Riyadh today was scarcely a shift from President Obama’s infamous, fawned over lecture in Cairo in 2009. Those critics are incorrect. Via: Raheem Kassam They’re incorrect because they’ll tend to be journalists, activists, think-tankers, politicians, or pundits. In other words: no business people. The speech President Trump ...

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Egypt’s CHRISTIANS Flee Sinai Amid IS Killing Spree

Christian families and students fled Egypt’s North Sinai province in droves on Friday after Islamic State killed the seventh member of their community in just three weeks. Via: reuters.com  A Reuters reporter saw 25 families gathered with their belongings in the Suez Canal city of Ismailia’s Evangelical Church and church officials said 100 families, out of around 160 in North Sinai, ...

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