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MAJOR SPLIT IN THE EASTERN ORTHODOX CHURCH

24th Oct 2018 . by incontext_adm

By Donnelly McCleland In a major religious split, the Russian Orthodox Church has cut ties with the body seen as the spiritual authority of the world’s Orthodox Christians. The break came after the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople recognised the independence of the Ukrainian Church from Moscow. The row is being described as the greatest Orthodox…

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A woman holds a malnourished boy in a malnutrition treatment centre at the al-Sabeen hospital in Sanaa
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HALF OF YEMEN POPULATION ON BRINK OF FAMINE

24th Oct 2018 . by incontext_adm

24 OCTOBER 2018 (SOURCE: REUTERS) – The United Nations aid chief sounded the alarm at the Security Council on Tuesday that half the population of war-torn Yemen – some 14 million people – could soon be on the brink of famine and completely relying on humanitarian aid for survival. “There is now a clear and present…

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FILE PHOTO: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud meets U.N. Secretary-General Guterres in New York
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HOW THE MAN BEHIND KHASHOGGI MURDER RAN THE KILLING VIA SKYPE

23rd Oct 2018 . by incontext_adm

23 OCTOBER 2018 (SOURCE: REUTERS) – He ran social media for Saudi Arabia’s crown prince. He masterminded the arrest of hundreds of his country’s elite. He detained a Lebanese prime minister. And, according to two intelligence sources, he ran journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s brutal killing at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul by giving orders over Skype. Saud…

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BOLTON FACES TENSE TALKS WITH RUSSIA OVER NUCLEAR TREATY

22nd Oct 2018 . by incontext_adm

22 OCTOBER 2018 (SOURCE: AP) – US National Security Adviser John Bolton faces two days of high-tension talks in Moscow beginning Monday after President Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty. Mr Trump’s announcement that the United States would leave the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces, or INF, treaty brought sharp criticism on Sunday from…

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Image: Migrant Caravan Pushes North Into Guatemala
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MIGRANTS, POLICE MASS IN TOWN ON GUATEMALA-MEXICO BORDER

19th Oct 2018 . by incontext_adm

19 OCTOBER 2018 (SOURCE: AP) – Members of a 3,000-strong migrant caravan have massed in this Guatemalan border town across the muddy Suchiate River from Mexico, as US President Donald Trump threatens retaliation if they continue toward the United States. The first members of the group began arriving in Tecun Uman on buses and trucks early Thursday,…

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INDIA-CHINA RIVALRY LOOMS OVER BHUTAN ELECTION

18th Oct 2018 . by incontext_adm

18 OCTOBER 2018 (SOURCE: WASHINGTON TIMES) – Bhutanese voters have already decided to oust their current leaders, voting out their prime minister and his political party in the first round of parliamentary elections last month. Now many voters of this tiny, ancient kingdom hope that whoever wins the second round Thursday [18 October] will renegotiate their…

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INFOGRAPHICS

17th Oct 2018 . by incontext_adm

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OrthodoxSplit
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RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH SPLITS WITH ORTHODOXY’S LEADER IN SEISMIC RIFT OVER UKRAINE

17th Oct 2018 . by incontext_adm

16 OCTOBER 2018 (SOURCE: ABC NEWS) – Russian Orthodox Church leaders have announced that the church is severing relations with the historical seat of Eastern Orthodox Christianity, the Patriarchate of Constantinople, opening a major rift in the global Orthodox Church. At a synod in Belarus on Monday, Russian Orthodox Church leaders said the church was cutting…

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TERRIFYING NEW PERSECUTION LAW IN RUSSIA?

16th Oct 2018 . by incontext_adm

Some emails and WhatsApp messages are doing the rounds, saying that “7,000 Churches [are] Fasting, Praying over Terrifying New Persecution Law”. The information in the message comes from a 2016 article on the Charisma News website (click here for original source). And while there are some elements of truth to it, it is important to…

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NORTH AND SOUTH KOREA AND UN COMMAND DISCUSS DISARMING BORDER

16th Oct 2018 . by incontext_adm

16 OCTOBER 2018 (SOURCE: REUTERS) – North Korea, South Korea and the United Nations Command (UNC) held their first three-way talks on Tuesday to discuss demilitarising the border as the two Koreas push for peace, Seoul’s defence ministry said. The two Koreas agreed during last month’s summit in Pyongyang to form a tripartite consultation with the…

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