Belated Brussels rally against jihad violence draws 7,000

Apr 18, 2016

Belated Brussels rally against jihad violence draws 7,000

Around 7,000 people marched through Brussels against jihadi violence on Sunday, nearly a month after coordinated suicide attacks in the Belgian capital killed 32 people and wounded hundreds of others. Organized by civil society groups, the “march against terror and hatred” was aimed at ...

Pope returns with 12 refugees after visit to Greek camp

Apr 17, 2016

Pope returns with 12 refugees after visit to Greek camp

Pope Francis took three families of Syrian refugees back to Rome on Saturday after visiting the frontline of Europe’s migrant crisis at a camp in Greece where migrants wept at his feet, kissed his hand and begged for help. At a sprawling fenced complex ...

Why women put on the suicide vest

Apr 12, 2016

Why women put on the suicide vest

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On a list of history’s most notorious assassins, alongside John Wilkes Booth, Lee Harvey Oswald and Gavrilo Princip, the name Thenmozhi Rajaratnam would probably draw mostly blank stares. But in her way, the Tamil Tiger terrorist — who blew up herself, the Indian leader ...