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American killed in Palestinian attack installed in "days, not weeks."He said both Muslim clerics and Israeli officials will for now monitor the images, but...Also Tuesday, an Israeli court sentenced radical Islamic cleric Raed Salah to 11 months in prison. The prison term will start...
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Pope Francis arrives, faces polarized country his white robes.He was welcomed by a military honor guard, chanting schoolchildren, politicians, and Roman Catholic clerics in black robes and vivid sashes of scarlet and purple. Joe Biden, the nation's first Catholic vice president, and his...
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Senior al-Qaida commander killed in an airstrike in Syria

...Safawi (Iranian) project in the region by removing every brain who confronts this project," wrote prominent Lebanese jihadi cleric Sirajeddine Zuraiqat on Twitter. Zuraiqat is believed to be in Syria and is wanted in his home country.The U.S. killed...
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Day of extremist violence in Nigeria kills more than 60

...people, including worshippers in a mosque who came to hear a cleric known for preaching peaceful coexistence of all faiths.Militants...Agency coordinator.The explosion at the Yantaya Mosque came as cleric Sani Yahaya was addressing the worshippers, survivors said...
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Pope meets Fidel Castro after warning against ideology

...previous document, "The Joy of the Gospel." Castro gave the pope a book of his musings on religion, written with the Brazilian cleric Frei Betto.Austen Ivereigh, author of "The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope," said he thinks...
Nation and World
Iraqi prime minister's focus is to defend Baghdad

...Shiite militias responding to a call to arms by Iraq's top cleric are also focused on protecting the capital and Shiite shrines...and Karbala, a threat that prompted the nation's top Shiite cleric, Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, to issue an urgent call...
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My Turn: Competing religions at Christmas

...almost 40 years ago. Even as a non-believer, I trust the original meaning of the holiday more than the secular preaching of clerics with master's degrees in economics or business administration. Their church isn't a community of parishioners. It's...
Secret detentions of activists on rise in Egypt

...Mohamed elBaqer, a rights lawyer, said one of his clients, a cleric accused of inciting against the government in his writings...from his home on May 26, along with his two brothers. The cleric, Sheik Anas Sultan, resurfaced four days later when he was...
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As US drone strikes rise in Yemen, so does anger

SANAA, Yemen - The cleric preached in his tiny Yemeni village about...retaliation from the militants, and even the cleric's father wanted him to stop.But in...him as protection, according to the cleric's brother-in-law, Faysal bin Ali...
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Five US soldiers killed in Baghdad

...militants backed by Iran and anti-American cleric Muqtada al-Sadr that they would violently resist...Baghdad that is the stronghold of anti-American cleric Muqtada al-Sadr. The Shiite cleric with ties to Iran has made opposition to the...


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