Intense Fighting in Ukraine Near Site of MH17 Crash; Dutch Police Cancel Investigative Visit

Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia...

Israelis Criticize John Kerry’s ‘Complete Capitulation’ to Hamas in Proposed Ceasefire

Israeli government sources on Saturday night accused US Secretary of State John Kerry of “completely capitulating” to the demands of Hamas and its champion...

Pope Francis Pleads for Fighting to End: “I Ask You With All My Heart,...

Pope Francis made an emotional plea for peace on Sunday in an impromptu addition to comments delivered at his weekly Angelus address in Saint...

Turkey Set to Send “Freedom Flotilla” to Gaza

Ankara gives flotilla green light and protection of Turkish Navy according to organizer, IHH, the same group behind the 2010 ,Mavi Marmara, flotilla. Amid Israel's...

WATCH: Islamic State Destroys Prophet Jonah’s Tomb in Mosul After Forcing Iraqi Christians to...

If you blink during the video, you might miss the moment an explosion destroys what is said to have been the tomb of Jonah,...

Hamas Agrees to New 24-hour Ceasefire with Israel

Palestinian militant group Hamas has announced a 24-hour ceasefire after Israel ended an earlier truce amid continuing rocket fire from Gaza. Hamas, which controls the...

New Report says Israel Has Extended the Humanitarian Cease-fire for 24 Hours

Israel's Cabinet extended a humanitarian cease-fire for 24 hours but said it would respond to any attacks from Gaza, according to an Associated Press...

Nearly 50,000 Protest in London Against Israeli Military Campaign

Tens of thousands of people amassed outside the Israeli embassy in London today to protest against Israel’s incursion into Gaza which has killed over...

Nazi-Like Salutes Being Made in Paris as Thousands Protest Israel’s Operation in Gaza Strip

Several thousand gathered in Place de la République in Paris, France to protest the Israeli operation in the Gaza Strip on Saturday, defying a...

Hamas and North Korea Reportedly in Secret Arms Deal

Hamas is attempting to negotiate a new arms deal with North Korea, the Telegraph reported Saturday. According to the report, that has not been confirmed, the...

Online Anti-Semitism Getting Out of Hand

As the war in Israel rages on, with Operation Protective Edge closing off on its 14th day, the war online, specifically, the war on...

Hamas Rejects Israel’s Extension of 4-Hour Cease-fire

Hamas rejected Israel's four-hour extension of a humanitarian cease-fire Saturday as the Palestinian death toll in the conflict rose to more than 1,000. Hamas spokesman...

Canada Mayor Dies from Wasp Attack

The mayor of a community just outside Montreal died of anaphylactic shock Sunday after being attacked by wasps while on vacation. Lucie Roussel, the mayor...

U.S. Officials say Russia is Increasing its Involvement in Ukraine’s War

Russia has stepped up its direct involvement in fighting between the Ukrainian military and separatist insurgents, unleashing artillery attacks from Russian territory and massing...

Israel Offers to Extend Brief Truce as Gazans Pull Family Members’ Bodies from the...

Israel will extend a humanitarian truce in the Gaza Strip by a further four hours, a government source said on Saturday, as the number...

Gazans Return to Shattered Communities During Truce

Palestinian refugees from Israel's Gaza offensive emerged from shelters as a brief truce began on Saturday to find many neighbourhoods destroyed and animals roaming...

U.S. Pulls All Staff Out of Embassy in Tripoli as Fighting Continues in Libya

The U.S. State Department evacuated its embassy in Libya and recommended all American citizens leave the country following clashes between militias near its offices in Tripoli. Embassy...

Death Toll Passes 1,000 in Gaza

The death toll in Gaza has passed 1,000, Palestinian medical officials say, 19 days after Israel launched an offensive against Hamas militants. It comes amid...

Chinese Christians Fight Back as Communist Government Continues Campaign Against the Cross

The battle started when a government-hired crew tore down the metal cross atop the one-room church in this village surrounded by rice paddies last...

‘The Mere Presence of Christians Threatens’ the Islamic State in Iraq; What the American...

An international crisis was created after the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) told Christians in Northern Iraq to leave the region or risk...