1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. Uttar Pradesh government postpones elections to state