Ivana Kvesic

Christian Post Reporter

'Linsanity' Takes Over Mainland China

New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin, who stands 6-foot, 3-inches tall, has basketball fans around the world enamored by his incredible move from the bench to the center of the NBA stage in less than two weeks.

Burma Peace Just Months Away? Experts Say Not So Fast

Peace in conflict-ridden Burma is attainable within months, according to the country's top peace negotiator. However, experts warn that despite reforms, Burma remains a country embroiled in decades' worth of conflict that continues to be home to countless human rights violations against its population.

Iran's Ahmadinejad Wants Pope Benedict to Visit Tehran?

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has renewed an invitation to Pope Benedict XVI to visit his country, the Iranian ambassador to the Holy See announced Wednesday. The invitation comes amid international calls for Tehran to release Youcef Nadarkhani, an evangelical Christian imprisoned for apostasy.

Syrians Plead for Help as President Assad Continues Assault on Homs

As violence rages in Syria, civilians across the country are pleading with the global community to step in and help put a stop to the Assad regime's attacks – contradicting the actions of a Christian community that continues to support the leadership in an effort to avoid persecution faced by Christians in other post-Arab Spring countries.