The Cozy Church (Column)

By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Columnist

FatherHamelMELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA (BosNewsLife Columns)-- The recent murder of a Catholic priest at his church in northern France, by two young men claiming allegiance to Islamic State, brings starkly to Europe a morbid taste of the horrors that have terrorized the church in parts of the Middle East for the past several years.

Christian Refugees Face Obstacles Following Terror Attacks


By BosNewsLife News Center with BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

torAsotthalom8PARIS/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- With more than a hundred people killed in France's worst terror attacks since World War Two, thousands of Christian refugees from Syria and Iraq face an uncertain future, rights activists say.

Aid workers have expressed concern about a developing humanitarian crisis after most nations along Europe's refugee corridor abruptly shut their borders this month to those not coming from war-torn countries such as Syria, Afghanistan or Iraq.

BREAKING: World Leaders Lead Charlie Hebdo March Amid Controversy (Live)

WATCH LIVE COVERAGE HERE: http://news.yahoo.com/video/live-video-associated-press-191800766.html

By BosNewsLife News Center

marchhPARIS, FRANCE (BosNewsLife)-- Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was among leaders participating in Sunday's march to honor 17 victims of terrorism, which began with a massacre at a satirical weekly and continued with attacks on a Kosher supermarket, after he urged Jewish people to relocate.

BREAKING NEWS: Jews On Edge After France Forces Kill Islamic Militants


By BosNewsLife News CenterTegning af Muhammed

PARIS, FRANCE (BosNewsLife)-- Three suspected Islamic militants have been killed and another was being sought Friday, January 9, after French security forces ended separate hostage standoffs around Paris where a three-day terror campaign began with a massacre at the headquarters of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo.

Brussels Journalists Remember Massacred Colleagues


By BosNewsLife News Center

mohammed-cartoons-charlie-hebdo-muhammed-cartoons-2012-2 (1)BRUSSELS/PARIS/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- Over 200 Brussels-based journalists and supporters observed a minute of silence at the International Press Centre for those killed in the Charlie Hebdo paper shooting in Paris.

At 11.00 am local time they remembered the dozen victims, most of them journalists who had dare to question Islamist extremism with controversial Propher Mohammed cartoons and texts.