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
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.
Already, more than 250,000 Christians have fled Northern Iraq, and ISIS has claimed to have driven out every last Christian from Mosul. ... ISIS Tells Christian Children To Deny Christ Or Be Beheaded. Their Response Is Awe-Inspiring 03Dec14
Since the beginning of the Islamic State takeover of massive swaths of territory in Iraq culminating in the fall of Mosul in July of 2014, more than 100,000 Iraqi Christians have fled their homes, leaving behind most of their worldly possessions. Christians who stayed behind have been subjected to torture, death and extortion. In Syria, Christians have been subjected to similar fates, including the destruction of ancient ruins of cities, churches and monasteries. Hundreds of Assyrian…
Al-Qaeda chief Zawahiri urges 'lone-wolf' attacks on US - 09/13/13 - The leader of al-Qaeda has issued a message marking the 12th anniversary of the 11 September 2001 attacks. Ayman al-Zawahiri talks of the need for small-scale attacks - and even a boycott - to damage the US economy. Zawahiri's message also praised the bombings in Boston in April. He says that the US has fled Iraq and Afghanistan in "defeat". http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24083314