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Turkey: wedding massacre leaves 54 dead, gov’t vows to wipe out ISIS

By: Dorian Jones Source: VOA News ISTANBUL – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu vowed Monday his country would “completely cleanse” ISIS militants from its border region with Syria in the aftermath of a suicide bombing at a Kurdish wedding that killed at least 54 people. The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that rebel fighters were massing inside Turkey to carry out an offensive on the ISIS-held Syrian town of Jarablus. Cavusoglu did not confirm the rebel plans, but said Ankara supports any group fighting ISIS. Turkish authorities worked to identify the attacker, described by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as between 12 and 14 years old....

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Mufi Ali Gomaa survives assassination attempt

By: Ahmed Mohamed Hassan and Mostafa Hashem Source: Reuters via MuslimVillage CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt’s former Grand Mufti Ali Gomaa, once one of the country’s top religious authorities, survived an assassination attempt on Friday, security sources told Reuters and state television later reported. Two men on a motorcycle fired guns on Gomaa as he entered a mosque, the sources said. He was unharmed and one of his body guards received a minor injury to the foot. The gunmen immediately fled the scene. “If Ali Gomaa dies there are millions who will take his place,” Gomaa told state television shortly after news of the attempt was made public. “I gave my...

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What A Yazidi Says About Islam

Source: YouTube Shaykh Hamza Yusuf briefly relates a encounter with a Yazidi and others with other minorities in Muslim lands that are suffering under the brutality and barbarity of extremist groups and what they have to say about Islam.

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