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December 14, 2017

Jewish Cemetery Attacked in Second anti-Semitic Incident in Sweden

A Jewish cemetery in Malmö was attacked early on Monday, in Sweden’s second suspected anti-Semitic incident during this week, Hareetz reports. Two bottles containing flammable substances were […]
December 13, 2017

American Clergyman Wants Vietnam to Consider Christians its Best Citizens

More than ten thousand people gathered in a sports center in Hanoi to listen to American religious leader Franklin Graham, who said he wants the communist […]
December 13, 2017

Religious Leaders March Against Donald Trump’s Jerusalem Move

Several religious leaders from different faiths called on Capetonians to march against U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital city. The Sunday Times reported […]
December 13, 2017

Puerto Rico Senate Approved Religious Freedom Bill Critics Contend Would Allow Anti-LGBT Discrimination

The Senate of Puerto Rico approved a religious freedom bill known as the Law for the Protection of Religious Liberty in Puerto Rico that critics claim […]
December 13, 2017

Focus on Religious Aspects of Christmas Declining

An increasing number of adults believe that religious aspects of Christmas are given less emphasis this year compared to previous years, a Pew Research survey released […]
December 13, 2017

Turkey’s Religious Body Says Buying Lottery Tickets Is Gambling

The Directorate of Religious Affairs (Diyanet), Turkey’s top religious body has issued a fatwa on games of chance, claiming that buying lottery tickets was “haram,” meaning […]