NEWS ALERT: Syria Christian Filmmaker Urges Help After Kidnappings


By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Special Correspondent
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DAMASCUS/LOS ANGELES (BosNewsLife)-- Syrian Christian activist and filmmaker Sargon Saadi has urged Christians in the West to step up efforts to help besieged Assyrians, after the kidnapping of 150 Assyrian Christians by militants of the Islamic State group.

BREAKING NEWS: 100 Killed, Churches Torched In Cameroon


By BosNewsLife Africa Service

565-Boko-Haram-insurgents (1)ABUJA/YAOUNDE (BosNewsLife)-- Islamic militants fleeing a three-nation offensive took revenge Thursday, February 5, by shooting and burning to death as many as 100 people while attacking churches and other sites in northern Cameroon, officials said.

NEWS WATCH: Ukraine foils Russian-backed terror plot

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By BosNewsLife News Center with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos
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KIEV/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- Ukraine’s security service says it has foiled a Russian-backed terrorist plot aimed at causing mass casualties in the capital Kiev. The alleged plot added to tensions between the West and Russia, which on Saturday threatened to retaliate for new sanctions and warned it would never give up the Crimean Peninsula it annexed from Ukraine.

BREAKING NEWS: Kidnapped Girl Escapes Boko Haram Kidnappers


By BosNewsLife Africa Service

imageABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- One of more than 200 Christian schoolgirls and women abducted by Islamist Boko Haram militants in the northeastern Nigerian village of Chibok has been freed, police and a parent have confirmed.