- Extreme Wahhabism on Display in Shrine Destruction in Mosul
On July 24, as reported by media around the world including the London Guardian, members of the so-called “Islamic State of Iraq and Syria” (ISIS), which now calls itself simply the “Islamic State,” blew up the tomb and shrine of the prophet Jonah in Mosul.
- Lebanese exodus after Syrian rebels raid border town
Thousands of people are fleeing Lebanon’s eastern border town of Arsal, as the Lebanese army and rebels from Syria clash for a third day.
- Uttar Pradesh government postpones elections to state