US decries Islamic State ‘genocide’ of Christians, others

Illustrative image of fighters from the Islamic State group marching in Raqqa, Syria, Jan. 14, 2014. (Militant photo via AP, File)

Illustrative image of fighters from the Islamic State group marching in Raqqa, Syria, Jan. 14, 2014. (Militant photo via AP, File)

Tillerson says terror group carrying out ‘crimes against humanity and ethnic cleansing’ in Iraq and Syria

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Ahead of new vote, UNESCO chief vows to combat ‘distorted visions’ of history

The chief of the UN's education and culture agency, Irina Bokova of Bulgaria, August 21, 2015. (AP/Raad Adayleh)

The chief of the UN’s education and culture agency, Irina Bokova of Bulgaria, August 21, 2015. (AP/Raad Adayleh)

In letter to education minister, who severed ties with UN agency over Jerusalem resolution, Irina Bokova says she’ll fight denial of Israel’s right to exist

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Israel’s antiquities chief compares UNESCO to Islamic State

A March 31, 2016 picture shows the remains of the Temple of Bel's "Cella" in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, which was blown up by Islamic State jihadists. (AFP/Joseph Eid)

A March 31, 2016 picture shows the remains of the Temple of Bel’s “Cella” in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, which was blown up by Islamic State jihadists. (AFP/Joseph Eid)

UN cultural body’s resolution on Jerusalem akin to jihadist group’s destruction of Palmyra, says Yisrael Hasson

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Pakistan hit by attack on Christian colony and court bombing

Pakistani officials examine a site of bombing in Mardan, Pakistan, Friday, Sept. 2, 2016. Northwestern Pakistan was struck by two separate militant attacks on Friday, when gunmen wearing suicide vests stormed a Christian colony near the town of Peshawar, killing one civilian, and a suicide bomb attack on a district court in the town of Mardan killed scores of people and wounded many. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

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Israel tells its citizens to get out of Turkey now

Pedestrians walk along Istiklal Street, a busy shopping and entertainment hub in central Istanbul, a day after a suicide bomb attack, March 20, 2016. (AFP/YASIN AKGUL)

Pedestrians walk along Istiklal Street, a busy shopping and entertainment hub in central Istanbul, a day after a suicide bomb attack, March 20, 2016. (AFP/YASIN AKGUL)

Severe new travel warning issued following Istanbul terror attack and Turkish intel on Islamic State plots to target Jews

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3 gunmen open fire on church in Egypt, no one killed

Egyptian Coptic Christians carry a cross and chant prayers during a candlelight protest marking one week since sectarian clashes with soldiers and riot police at a protest against an attack on the Abassaiya Cathedral, Cairo, Oct. 16, 2011. (photo by REUTERS/Stringer)

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