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ISIS Holding 262 Christian Hostages In Syria, Activists Say

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ISIS continues it’s terror campaign and is now holding up to 262 Christian hostages in Syria, according to reports from activist. The brutal group raided cities in northeastern Syria in the last few days and took hundreds of Assyrian Christians captive, including women and children, the reports indicate. The situation for the hostages is dire,… Read more »

Thailand To Give Chinese Tourists Etiquette Manuals

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Thailand’s tourism office has announced plans to give etiquette manuals to incoming Chinese tourists who are expected to visit the country later this week. 90,000 tourists from mainland China are expected to visit Thailand this week, according to the Tourist Authority of Thailand. In preparation for their arrival, leaflets containing information on how to behave… Read more »

Why Is Yingluck Shinawatra Being Impeached By Thailand’s Military Junta?

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Yingluck Shinawatra might have thought the worst had already come when she was thrown out of the Thai prime minister slot in May last year, but Thailand’s military government is now pressing the former prime minister even harder. The junta — who have been in power since overthrowing Yingluck’s successor weeks after her departure —… Read more »

China Blocks U.S. Imports Because Of GMO Contamination

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Last year, many countries took a stance against genetically modified organisms (GMOs). The Inquisitr reported on the latest pertaining to such news, including Russia making it illegal to import or grow GMOs in the country. The United States is starting to take a more aggressive stance against GMOs too. Just recently, Maui County in Hawaii… Read more »

North Korea: Kim Jong-Un’s Sister Marries Senior Official’s Son

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Reports have confirmed that the sister of North Korea’s Kim Jong-un tied the knot last week with the son of a senior official of the Worker’s Party. Kim Jong-un’s younger sister, Kim Yo-jong, has reportedly married the son of one of the most trusted officials in North Korea, Cho Ryong-Hae, confirmed New York Times Friday…. Read more »