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Reyhaneh Jabbari, Iranian Woman Who Killed Her Rapist, Hanged By Iran

Reyhaneh Jabbari

Reyhaneh Jabbari, the Iranian woman who killed her alleged rapist in 2007 and was sentenced to death in 2009, has been hanged. Prosecutors alleged that in 2007, Jabbari bought a knife two days prior to stabbing Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former official in Iran’s intelligence service, according to this Inquisitr report. Jabbari’s defense — that… Read more »

Chinese Government Does Not Tolerate Muslim Jihad, Executes 13 Terrorists

Muslim Jihadist

Worldwide Islamic terrorism has become one of the biggest issues for many nations, especially when it comes to being a threat to a country’s homeland security. The Inquisitr has been up-to-date when it comes to the latest Islamic terrorist activities, primarily from the Islamic State. Apparently, the Islamic State intercepted an air drop of weaponry… Read more »

No More Vacations To North Korea, Ebola Scare Forces Tourism Ban

Keeping out ebola virus

The Ebola virus hysteria has claimed another victim: North Korea’s tourism industry. The reclusive kingdom has barred all foreign tourists from entering the country out of fear of Ebola, according to tourist agencies specializing in North Korea. Two Beijing-based tourist agencies, Young Pioneers Tours and Koryo Tours, both issued statements saying that tourists would not… Read more »

Hong Kong Protests Erupt in Violence

Hong Kong protests turn violent.

After weeks of standoffs between protesters and police, the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong erupted in violence again late on Saturday night and early Sunday morning. The situation began to escalate on October 14, when protesters shut down a major artery on the Hong Kong road system — Lung Wo Road. Police went after… Read more »

Mahmoud Abbas: Jews Who Visit The Temple Mount Are A ‘Herd Of Cattle’

Jerusalem

The conflict between Israel and Palestine has been ongoing for quite some time, but has taken an upturn in aggression this year. The Inquisitr reported on the volleys between the two. Just recently, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamine Netanyahu slammed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas for Holocaust and genocide denial. On the other hand, Abbas has threatened… Read more »

U.S. National Shot Dead In Saudi Arabian Capital

The city of Riyadh

A U.S. national has reportedly been shot dead and another injured in the city of Riyadh in Saudi Arabia. A brief statement from Saudi Arabian Press Agency stated that the police later shot, wounded and arrested an assailant shortly afterwards. The statement alleged that the attack resulted in the killing of one person and the… Read more »

Kim Jong Un Returns, Still In Control

KJU CHUB 2

North Korean state media reported that Kim Jong Un recently gave “field guidance” to a newly developed residential district, his first public appearance in more than a month. Kim’s prolonged absence set off a flurry of rumors and theories. Although the report might put some of that speculation to rest, no doubt some are still… Read more »

Queen Elizabeth’s Incredible Charm, Even Ex-IRA Commander Likes Her

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II is quite the the charmer, but her latest fan may come as a surprise to everyone. Former Irish Republican Army (IRA) commander and Sinn Fein’s deputy first minister Martin McGuinness admitted to the world that he likes the Queen. McGuinness’ history with Great Britain is checkered with accusations of violence, condemnation, and… Read more »