Anugrah Kumar

Christian Post Contributor

Turkey's President Erdogan Seeks Donald Trump's Help to Defeat ISIS in Syria

Turkey on Monday called for aerial support from the U.S.-led international coalition in its fight against Islamic State in al-Bab near the Syrian border and also promised to extend the scope of the fight to the terror group's de facto capital Raqqa provided President-elect Donald Trump's administration restricts Kurdish forces from participating in the efforts.

Canadian Officials Meet Megachurch Pastor Imprisoned in North Korea

Canadian officials met with the Rev. Hyeon Soo Lim, a 60-year-old Canadian pastor who was born in South Korea and was arrested and given a life sentence of hard labor by a North Korean court in December 2015, and discussed his case with local officials, according to the Communist government's official news agency.

'I'm an Atheist' Shoes Launched by German Shoemaker

A German shoemaker, Atheist Shoes, has announced pre-orders for its new line of shoes bearing the atheist message, "Ich Bin Atheist," or I'm an atheist, on the soles, and is offering free shipping worldwide, including to the United States in five days.

Obama Wishes 'Merry Christmas' Surprise Netizens Who Blame Trump Effect

While the Christmas cards President Barack Obama sent from the White House failed to mention the word "Christmas," he chose to wish U.S. troop "a Very Merry Christmas" in his last news conference of the year Friday which led to several comments on social media, some of which called it "peer pressure" referring to President-Elect Donald Trump.

YouTube Blocks Pro-Israel Muslim's Video as 'Hate Speech'

After more than 100,000 people signed a petition asking YouTube to restore a U.S. conservative group's video of a Muslim who shared how his Israel visit "de-radicalized" him, the video-sharing website has now partially made it available online. YouTube earlier alleged the video carried "hate speech."