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Nearly 36-Million Live In Bondage

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Undated) -- Nearly 36-million people worldwide are trapped in modern day slavery. That's the finding form the latest Global Slavery Index published by the Walk Free Foundation. India alone has the largest number with more than 14-million people in bondage. Pakistan, China and Russia also had some of the largest numbers of enslaved people.

Kerry Responds To Attack On Israeli Synagogue

Posted On November 18, 2014

(London) -- Secretary of State John Kerry says today's deadly attack on a synagogue in Jerusalem is an act of pure terror. During his visit to London, Kerry called on Palestinian leaders to promptly condemn the incident. At least four Israelis were killed when two Palestinian men armed with knives and axes attacked worshipers. Police…

Kassig’s Parents Talk About Their Loss After His Execution

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- The parents of an Indiana man beheaded by ISIS militants say they'll need time to come to grips with their loss. Peter Kassig's severed head was featured in a video posted by the militant group over the weekend. In comments Monday afternoon, the former Army Ranger's parents Ed and Paula said their…

Kerry Heads Overseas For More Iranian Nuclear Talks

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is heading overseas for more talks about Iran's nuclear program. State Department spokesman Jeff Rathke said Kerry will talk with Mideast and European officials in London before heading to Vienna. Rathke said no date has been set for the Vienna leg of the trip. Negotiators are trying…

UAE Lists U.S.-Based Muslim Groups As Terrorists

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Two American Islamic groups are upset at being labeled terrorists by a U.S. ally. The United Arab Emirates released a list of 80 worldwide terrorist movements over the weekend that included Al-Qaeda, ISIS, the Muslim Brotherhood, Boko Haram, and ISIS. Also on the list were the Council on American-Islamic Relations in Washington,…