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Church of England votes for military action to protect refugee routes

by David Knowles - 27th November 2015

BISHOPS cheer Durham’s motion which takes in Middle East and all of Africa

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BRIEFING: The Russian airline disaster, and Islamic State in Egypt

by Jayson Casper - 25th November 2015

BACKGROUND to the ISIS franchise that some think downed the Russian tourist 'plane in October, and that has London offering to send troops.

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‘Understand ISIS’ former Archbishop Rowan Williams advises journalists

by David Knowles - 18th November 2015

FORMER Archbishop advocates education to combat threat of a ‘colossal loss of humanity’ in the wake of Paris attacks.

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