Criminality, Economy, Migration, Persecution of Christians, Politics, Religion

Borderless

EUROPE. This is an amazing documentary by Lauren Southern and her team that shows the migrant crisis from different perspectives. Very moving! https://youtu.be/ZQ_fz9EW5Iw

Criminality, Religion

Now She Regrets it All

SYRIA. ISIS bride Shamima Begum made headlines in February when she pleaded to be let back into the UK. And now she's at it again. Since I left Baghuz I really regretted everything I did and I feel like I want to go back to the UK for a second chance to start my life… Continue reading Now She Regrets it All

Criminality, Economy, Migration, Politics, Religion

The US Leaves Syria

USA. President Trump have announced that the US-troops will be leaving Syria swiftly. We all remember the total chaos that erupted when Barack Obama did the same and how ISIS took the opportunity to move in. Trump and his advisors expressed is that ISIS have been defeated which is just not true. There are still… Continue reading The US Leaves Syria

Criminality, Persecution of Christians, Politics, Religion

Persecution of Christians – week 50

Coptic Christian Abd Adel Bebawy was sentenced by an Egyptian court to three years in prison for “insulting Islam in the first degree” on November 27. His crime was to share an image of God, the angel Gabriel and a verse from the Quran on FB. He was arrested the next day and then a mob attacked… Continue reading Persecution of Christians – week 50

Criminality, Migration, Religion

The Madness of Honour Culture

SWEDEN. A 12-year old girl, originally from Kurdistan but now living in Örebro, called the police in May because she feared that her mother was going to kill her. All because she had talked online with a boy. The girl had already been beaten when the police came. Her mother had threatened to cut her… Continue reading The Madness of Honour Culture

Criminality, Migration, Persecution of Christians, Politics, Religion

Persecution of Christians – week 46

Many countries are offering Asia Bibi asylum, but she is still hiding somewhere in Pakistan. Nuri Kino writes that he has talked to a deacon in Pakistan who is exhausted by all the hate against Christians. He fears that violence will erupt and start a genocide. His assessment is that it could boil over any… Continue reading Persecution of Christians – week 46

Criminality, Persecution of Christians, Religion

Persecution of Christians – week 41

On September 30 a journalist was arrested and detained for five days without charges in Syria. The police searched his apartment confiscating a laptop, a computer, and four of his cell phones. For five days he was in custody before being released and he was never told his charges. Nobody knows still, but he had… Continue reading Persecution of Christians – week 41