A new video shows Iraqi forces disarming a suicide vest worn by a boy, who appears to be about 7 years old and was thought to be part of a group of families that fled Mosul in northern Iraq.
A Kurdish and Arab Syrian militia backed by the United States has captured the town of Karama as it prepares for an assault on the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa that it expects to take place in early April, it said on Sunday.
More than 100 members of Congress have written a letter to India's interior minister, urging him to allow U.S.-based Christian child sponsorship organization Compassion International to continue its work in that country. The charity ended its programs in India amid an ongoing crackdown by the Hindu nationalist government on nonprofits that receive foreign funds.
Despite being pushed out of most of Mosul by Iraqi-led coalition forces, the Islamic State terrorist organization is still killing people in the most heinous ways and it has reportedly burned three women alive who refused to kill other non-civilians.
The head of the global Anglican Communion has spoken out about Wednesday's terrorist attack in London, declaring that the British "have the strength to persevere."
Christians displaced by the brutal Boko Haram terrorist group in Nigeria are being denied access to food and vital assistance at a number of displacement camps run by local Muslim organizations, according to a leading Christian persecution watchdog.
Who is Khalid Masood? London Terror Attacker Identified By Police; Lived in West Midlands, Born in Kent
An assailant stabbed a policeman and was shot by police just outside Britain's parliament building in London on Wednesday in what police described as a "terrorist incident".
ISIS Claims Responsibility for London Terror Attack by British-Born Muslim Investigated for 'Violent Extremism'
The attacker who killed three people near the British parliament before being shot dead was British-born and was once investigated by MI5 intelligence agents over concerns about violent extremism, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday.
The Turkish government might be falsely imprisoning American Pastor Andrew Brunson out of political revenge over the United States' sheltering of exiled Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen.
A 45-year-old asylum seeker is asking the Swedish government not to deport him back to Iraq, despite his criminal conviction for forcing a 10-year-old girl to watch pornographic films before raping her at a refugee camp.
A prominent Anglican priest known as the "vicar of Baghdad" says Christianity in Iraq, the region from which the faith originated, is "over."
Benham Brothers Say Down Syndrome Children 'Created by God,' Slam Iceland's 100 Percent Abortion Rate
Conservative Christian brothers David and Jason Benham expressed their love and support for children born with Down syndrome and trisomy on Tuesday, while slamming countries like Iceland which reportedly abort all such children.
A man who raped two young women before undergoing gender reassignment surgery to become a woman has been moved to a women's only prison in the U.K.
Researchers have warned that although the nine-months restoration project of the tomb of Jesus in Jerusalem is near completion and is to be opened to the public in time for Easter, the ancient site is still at risk of a "catastrophic" collapse.
A Fuller Theological Seminary professor says Christianity could be on the rise again in Europe amid reports that Muslim refugees are converting to the faith.
Internet hackers have reportedly gained a livestream of a television program from North Korea, the world's most oppressive country for Christians, which depicts a priest terrorizing a mother and a child in a ballet performance.
Egyptian Christians who recently fled their homes in the wake of a string of "targeted attacks" say they received an "apathetic" response from government authorities when looking for protection against radical Islamic extremists.
Archaeologists exploring the tunnels dug by the Islamic State terror group beneath the tomb of the prophet Jonah in Niniveh, which led them to the palace of biblical King Esarhaddon, have reported new finds, such as statues of Assyrian goddesses, and an unknown rotting corpse.
Human rights activist Nadia Murad, who was held captive by the Islamic State terror group and gang-raped and forced to watch the execution of several of her family members, says the radicals use Islamic law to justify their selling and rape of underage girls.
Israeli archaeologists have discovered nails used in crucifixions, along with a host of other clues shedding light on the life and the times of Jesus Christ from the first century C.E. in and around Jerusalem and the Galilee.
Pope Francis spoke to a large group of priests Friday, telling them they "should not hesitate" to refer penitents to exorcists, if they are suffering from "genuine spiritual disturbances."
With an escalation of fighting between ethnic rebel groups and government troops in Myanmar's conflict areas that are spread along the country's borders, civilians from ethnic and religious minorities are being forced to flee for safety.
The Russian Justice Ministry filed a formal petition Wednesday with the nation's Supreme Court seeking to ban Jehovah's Witnesses as an extremist group.
Pakistan is cracking down on "blasphemous content" posted on social media and will reportedly meet with a team from Facebook to achieve its aim. The country's blasphemy laws are often used to target Christians and other minorities.
Google Director's Push for Computers Inside Human Brains Is 'Anti-Christ,' 'Human Rights Abuse,' Theologians Explain
Google's director of engineering is saying implanting computers "inside our brains" is upon us, words theologians and Christian bioethicists consider a "slap in the face" to Christ and would result in horrific human rights violations.
A former Muslim man in Kenya, who has since joined a Scripture outreach program and has been converting others from Islam to Christianity, has said that a great change occurs when people learn about "the real Jesus."
A displaced Iraqi mother has detailed how the Islamic State has been torturing her by sending photos and videos of her captured 6-year-old son with guns being pointed at him.
A feminist group in Argentina recently performed a mock abortion of baby Jesus on a woman dressed as the Virgin Mary in front of a Catholic cathedral, an act pro-life leaders are calling "blasphemous" and "abominably repulsive."
The Islamic State terrorist organization has burned alive nine civilians, including children, who were caught attempting to flee the group's stronghold in Iraq, sources have told an Iraqi news outlet.
The number of Anglican church weddings in England and Wales has fallen to a historical low, with more people choosing to have civil weddings, statistics show.