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BREAKING NEWS: Militants Attack Kenya Church; 4 Killed

By BosNewsLife Africa Service

likoniattackMOMBASA, KENYA (BosNewsLife)-- Suspected Islamic militants burst into a crowded church near the Kenyan coastal city of Mombasa on Sunday, March 23, killing as many as four people and injuring 17 others, local Christians and officials said. Witnesses said at least two gunmen began shooting indiscriminately after interrupting Sunday's worship service of the Joy Jesus Church congregation in Likoni, located across a deep-water channel from Mombasa city.

BREAKING NEWS: Syria Rebels Release Greek Orthodox Nuns

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By BosNewsLife Middle East Service with additional reporting by Vatican Radio's Lydia O'Kane

PhotoDAMASCUS, SYRIA (BosNewsLife)-- Syrian Christians were rejoicing Monday, March 10, after rebels freed more than a dozen Greek Orthodox nuns ending their near four-month captivity in exchange for Syrian authorities releasing dozens of female prisoners.

BREAKING NEWS: Al-Qaida Fighters Force Christian Villagers To 'Convert'; Several Killed

By BosNewsLife Middle East Service

syria-warDAMASCUS, SYRIA (BosNewsLife)-- Muslim rebels linked to terror group al-Qaida are forcing Christians in a besieged historic Christian town to convert to Islam or face death, residents confirmed Wednesday, September 11.