Begin at the Beginning

April 11 2014

To prevent an evangelical turn away from Israel, Christian leaders should focus on our common origins, not on what will happen at the end of days. 

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More about: Evangelical Christianity, Protestantism, Second Vatican Council

Iran Is Playing a Risky Game in Iraq

Nov. 12 2019

The anti-government protests that began in Iraq last month—in which Iraqi Shiites have been heard chanting “Iran out” and similar slogans to express their anger at Tehran’s growing influence in their country—have not abated, even as the numbers of casualties mount. Foremost in using violence on the demonstrators have been the Iran-backed militias that wield much power in the country. While the Islamic Republic has succeeded in repressing dissent in Lebanon, and seems close to defeating the uprising against Bashar al-Assad in Syria, Amir Taheri argues that Iraq will prove a tougher case:

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More about: Iran, Iraq, Shiites, Syrian civil war