{FD} ISIS victims in Iraq, Christians and Yazidi, desperately need global aid, Vatican says

The religious minorities of Iraq and Syria have recounted horrific accounts of their abuse at the hand of ISIS as the Vatican calls on the global community to address the plight of Christians and Yazidi communities and bring them back from the verge of extinction.

{FD} Iraqi Christians forced to flee homes again after skirmishes between Kurds and central government

The first Iraqi Christians to return to their villages after it was liberated from ISIS’ control, has been forced to flee once again as Peshmerga forces have invaded the village of Teleskof.

{FD} Vegas shooter’s weapons cache included devices enabling automatic gunfire, report says

Stephen Paddock’s ability to kill scores of concert-goers Sunday night came from his use of modified semi-automatic weapons with high-capacity magazines, something that enabled him to shoot hundreds of rounds in just a few minutes.