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  • Israeli-Palestinian tensions rise, yet hope flickers

    November 19 2015 by Charles Braddix, IMB | with 0 comments
    Israeli-Palestinian tensions rise, yet hope flickers

    The latest Israeli-Palestinian clash involves a familiar site that is holy to Jews and Muslims – what Jews call the Temple Mount and what Muslims call Al-Aqsa or the Noble Sanctuary. Atop the buried ruins of the first and second Jewish temples are the Dome of the Rock and the Al-Aqsa mosque, two of Islam’s most sacred sites.

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  • Kenya may see more strife

    October 16 2013 by Ken Chitwood, Religion News Service | with 0 comments
    Kenya may see more strife

    While the smoke that hung over the Westgate Shopping Mall has dissipated, a quiet tension still lingers in the air throughout the capital.

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  • ‘Hardest days we’ve ever witnessed’ in Egypt

    August 20 2013 by John Evans, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    ‘Hardest days we’ve ever witnessed’ in Egypt

    The wholesale looting and burning of Christian buildings in Egypt is not what grieves one Egyptian Christian leader the most. For him, the murder of a 10-year-old girl, gunned down by a Muslim militant on her way home from a Bible study, is the most grievous kind of wound inflicted by the conflict in his country. 

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