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Hope for Andrew Brunson

International | Turkish newspaper says government authorities might release the jailed American pastor
by Charissa Crotts
Posted 7/10/18, 02:12 pm

American Pastor Andrew Brunson might be released from a Turkish prison after his July 18 hearing, according to a report in Hurriyet, a state-sanctioned daily news outlet.

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Charter plane crashes in Mumbai

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 6/28/18, 11:01 am

At least six people died Thursday when a chartered plane crashed in Mumbai, India. Police said the plane went down on open land at the construction site of a multistory building in Ghatkopar district, a congested suburb in eastern Mumbai. Press Trust of India reported the casualties included two pilots and two flight engineers. Two people on the ground also died when the plane crashed. The news agency reported the 12-seat Beechcraft King Air C90 crashed after it set off from Mumbai’s Juhu airstrip on a test flight.

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Party loyalists fill out religious freedom commission

International | Plus a shock victory in Iraq, delayed payback in India, and more international news and notes
by Mindy Belz
Posted 5/16/18, 06:38 pm

UNITED STATES: Republicans went down to the wire in naming or renaming by Wednesday commissioners to the bipartisan U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF).

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