Terrorism
Associated Press/Photo by Ouahab Hebbat

Islamic militants offer American hostages for jailed terrorists

Algeria
by Whitney Williams
Posted 1/18/13, 10:00 am

About 60 foreign hostages from countries across the globe, including America, are still missing three days after Islamic militants overtook, with bloody force, a gas plant deep in the Sahara, Algeria’s state news service said Friday.

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Associated Press/Photo by Sunday Aghaeze

Another deadly Christmas in Nigeria

Nigeria
by Mickey McLean
Posted 12/26/12, 12:09 pm

For the third Christmas in a row, Nigerian Christians have come under brutal attack. According to CNN, local police report that at least 12 people were killed Christmas Eve at two separate worship services in northern Nigeria.

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Christmas fear

Nigeria | Nigerian Christians vow to gather to worship on Christmas Day despite the threat of terrorist violence
by J.C. Derrick
Posted 12/24/12, 06:59 am

WASHINGTON—As Christians in the United States celebrate Christmas with decorations, presents, and feasts, their brethren in Nigeria will celebrate differently on Tuesday. Nigerian believers will gather at churches to commemorate the birth of Christ with a holiday service.

And they’ll risk their lives doing it.

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