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Globe Trot: U.S. obsession with the trappings of Cuba’s oppression

By Mindy Belz
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International | CUBA is not your photo op, writes Cuban-American actress, writer, and filmmaker Natalie Morales. “The old cars are not kitschy; they are not a choice.

Midday Roundup: Report shows U.S. job market flourishing

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Ready to work. U.S. employers added more jobs than expected in March as the unemployment rate ticked up slightly, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Beijing bustle

By June Cheng
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China | A crazy, three-hour commute across one of the world’s largest cities

Rights activists urge Obama to confront China

By Evan Wilt
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China | In this week’s meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Obama should speak out for human rights, advocates say

China releases jailed Christian human rights lawyer

By June Cheng
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Persecution | Chinese Christian human rights lawyer Zhang Kai finally returned home after nearly seven months of detention for defending Wenzhou churches that had their…

Midday Roundup: Police hunt accomplices of captured Paris attacker

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Co-conspirators. Police are searching for an accomplice of Salah Abdeslam, the Paris terror suspect captured in Belgium on Friday. Najim Laachraoui used an…

Chinese lawyer’s ‘confession’ chills church

By June Cheng
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China | Few Christians want to speak out after the Chinese government imprisoned an attorney who tried to help them

Globe Trot: Iraq recalls turmoil on 25th anniversary of the First Gulf War

By Mindy Belz
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International | IRAQ: Sunday marked the 25th anniversary of a ceasefire in the 1991 Gulf War. Even as President George H. W. Bush announced to the American people,

China cracks down on press freedom

By June Cheng
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China | Under new rules, foreign companies are banned from publishing content online and journalists must pledge loyalty to the Communist Party

Chinese kids flock to U.S. Christian schools

By Samantha Gobba
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Education | A majority of student visas are going to foreign high schoolers coming to U.S. religious schools

Globe Trot: ISIS now using chemical weapons in Iraq

By Mindy Belz
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International | IRAQ: Islamic State used chemical weapons in an attack on Kurdish forces near Sinjar—the city once the center of Yazidi life—on Feb. 11, firing 30 mortar…

Globe Trot: Iranian-backed militias taking Christian property in Iraq

By Mindy Belz
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International | IRAQ: Reports surfaced this week of Iranian-backed militias in Baghdad—not ISIS affiliates but those supporting the Iraqi government—seizing Christian…

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