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Breaking World News
The following news is taken in whole or part from Worthy News Ministries.
The devastating floods in Pakistan are “probably the worst in the country’s history”, according to its prime minister, as the UN appeals for $160m (£136m) in emergency funding to help the nation.
Mikhail S. Gorbachev, the last Soviet Union leader who helped end the Cold War but saw his reforms crumble at the end of his life, has died at the age of 91.
Latest World News Headlines
Russian Shelling Kills 5 In Kharkiv Amid Ukraine Offensive – August 30, 2022
Dutch PM Ashamed About Deadly Treatment of Refugees – August 30, 2022
Russia To Expand Hungary’s Only Nuclear Plant – August 30, 2022
Russia announces joint military drills with China – August 30, 2022
Iran, Russia To Dominate World’s Gas Prices – August 30, 2022
Ukraine Launches Counter Offensive In South – August 29, 2022
Christian Farmers Lose Land As Pakistan Floods Kill 1,000 – August 29, 2022
Breaking Israel News
As the World Council of Churches prepares for the opening of its General Assembly in the German city of Karlsruhe on Wednesday, a local Jewish leader has warned of the risk of antisemitic rhetoric at the event as delegates debate resolutions that are harshly critical of Israel.
An airstrike Thursday on the Syrian city of Masyaf attributed to Israel hit a missile warehouse containing more than 1,000 Iranian-made missiles, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported on Saturday.
Latest Israel News Headlines
Hezbollah’s September Deadline Could Lead to War – August 28, 2022
Historic First: Jews Enter Temple Mount Through Gate of the Tribes – August 28, 2022
Breaking U.S. News
California passed a bill Monday to punish doctors accused of spreading COVID-19 “misinformation” and “disinformation.”
A Christian non-profit healthcare organization in Michigan filed a federal lawsuit Monday to block new state regulations that would require its staff to violate their beliefs by providing “transition” treatment to patients identifying as transgender, the Washington Times reports.
Timothy Thibault, a top-level FBI agent who had been under fire for his role in investigations regarding President Biden’s son, Hunter Biden, resigned late last week and was walked out of the FBI, two U.S. officials confirmed.
Latest U.S. News Headlines
Dutch Commando Shot Dead In US, Two Others Injured – August 29, 2022
Federal Debt Has Now Climbed $3 Trillion Under Biden – August 28, 2022
Breaking Christian News
The slaughter of Christians in Nigeria’s Plateau state by suspected Fulani Islamic extremists continues unabated, and on August 27, a Christian woman was shot in the head and killed as she cleaned her church building, Morning Star News (MSN) reports.
Director of the Denis Hurley Peace Institute (DHPI) Johan Viljoen has joined other leaders in stating that Nigeria is facing a “sustained campaign to wipe out Christianity,” and that the government is doing nothing to stop it, Crux reports. The DHPI is a part of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference.
Somali Christians remain vulnerable to jihadist violence, as twenty-one people have now died following an attack on August 19 by the al-Shabaab Islamic terror group in Mogadishu, Somalia, International Christian Concern (ICC) reports. Linked to al-Qaeda, al Shabaab has been conducting Islamic jihad in Somalia and Kenya, targeting Christians as well as terrorizing the civilian population generally.
Latest Christian News Headlines
China: Major house church “liquidated” by authorities – August 29, 2022
Iran Jails Christian Couple Over House Church – August 25, 2022
Islamists Behead Christians In Mozambique – August 25, 2022
Evangelicals Pray For Ukraine As Rockets Take Toll – August 25, 2022