Climate change and al-Shabab extremists contributed to circumstances that could produce crippling swarms of locusts in Somalia and East Africa. Feb. 9, 2020, 9:48 AM MST By The Associated Press GAROWE, Somalia — At a glance, the desert locusts in this arid patch of northern Somalia look less ominous than the billion-member swarms infesting East Africa in the worst … Continue reading ‘Most devastating plague of locusts’ in recent history could come within weeks, U.N. warns
03/12/2019 by Raymond Ibrahim Massacres in and Attacks on Churches Philippines: On Sunday, January 27, Islamic militants bombed a Catholic cathedral during Mass. At least 20 people were killed and 111 wounded. Two explosives were detonated about a minute apart in or near the Cathedral of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Jolo around 8:45 a.m. According to one report, … Continue reading “Is It Really Human Beings Doing This?” Muslim Persecution of Christians, January 2019
by Raymond Ibrahim March 3, 2019 at 5:00 am One of the most noteworthy trends concerns the "shocking reality of persecution against women.... In many places, they experience a 'double persecution' — one for being a Christian and one for being a woman." Another trend that should send an alarm is that, "For the first time … Continue reading Report: “11 Christians Killed Every Day for Their Faith”
Muslim Persecution of Christians, March 2017 According to a report in the Christian Post, Christians displaced by Islamic attacks at the hands of Boko Haram terrorists are being denied food and vital assistance at camps run by local Muslim organizations. As many as 1.8 million people in Nigeria are currently facing starvation. "They will give food … Continue reading Slaughtered Christians “A Viable Target”?
Nine of top 10 countries where Christians suffer are Islamic, according to Open Doors USA. The majority of anti-Christian persecution in the world in 2013 took place at the hands of Muslims, according to a list by Open Doors USA . The nondenominational group supporting persecuted Christians worldwide recently released its 2014 World Watch List, … Continue reading Report: Persecution of Christians reveals most abuse in Muslim countries