Top News: "IRAQ POLITICS: Soldiers Spray Shi'ite Graffiti In Mosul, Residents Shocked" - http://politicoscope.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Grafitti-Residents-alarmed-as-Iraqi-soldiers-spray-Shiite-graffiti-in-Mosul-Iraq-Politics.jpg - "Look at this. The army should be neutral and not painting such things on walls," said Abdullah Shuwaib, a Sunni blacksmith who fled the fighting. on Politics: World Political News Articles, Political Biography: Politicoscope - http://politic
More than 2 million refugees have now fled violence in Syria and are in desperate need of shelter, food and water. Over half of them are children. Three years on, the scale of the Syria crisis is still deepening, particularly as winter approaches, leaving relief agencies overstretched and struggling to cope with massive numbers of refugees. Oxfam is now helping half a million people affected by the Syria crisis across Syria, Lebanon and Jordan.
More Brits signed up to fight in the Middle East for ISIS than to fight for their own country, as reservists. This goes beyond the scope of “homegrown terrorism.” It is now a clear and present danger to the stability of western civilization.
Image: Iraq's Remaining Christians Take Refuge, Prepare to Fight Many members of the minority Christian population in Iraq have fled to Sweden, Germany, Great Britain and the U.S. - Those who remain are now taking refuge in monasteries and preparing to fight if they have to.