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NATO secretly authorizes Syrian attack

August 31, 2012

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Thu Aug 30, 2012 5:1PM GMT presstv On Monday, August 27, 2012, in a meeting in Brussels, NATO military leaders in consultation with “telephonic liaison” with officers of military forces in several former Soviet Republics, major African states, Israel, Saudi Arabia and the Persian Gulf states came to a combined decision to act against Syria. […]

Iran, Egypt call each other ‘strategic allies’

August 31, 2012

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presstv Thu Aug 30, 2012 6:19PM GMT Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and his Egyptian counterpart, Mohamed Morsi, have described the two key Middle Eastern countries as “strategic allies.” At a Thursday meeting with Morsi in the Iranian capital, Tehran, Ahmadinejad referred to Egypt as “Iran’s strategic ally” and expressed the interest of the Iranian nation […]

Jews refuse to shop at ‘Hitler’ store in India

August 31, 2012

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Published: 29 August, 2012, 12:48 A general view of the ‘Hitler’ clothing store in Ahmedabad on August 28, 2012. (AFP Photo/Sam Panthaky) There’s one shop in India that local Jews won’t stop by at any price: the one called “Hitler”. The owner of the clothing outlet in Ahmedabad claims it’s merely a “nickname given to […]

Pope’s “Lictoria Sex” to go on show in Vatican Museums

August 31, 2012

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The old Citroën “Lictoria Sex” driven by Pius XI is to be exhibited in the Vatican Museums vatican insider Rome The link between the Pope and the car has fascinated many ever since the beginning of the modern age and the growth of modern transportation. A new addition is about to be made to the […]

Italian priest who translated the Bible into Chinese will be beatified

August 31, 2012

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08/30/2012 http://vaticaninsider The Italian Franciscan priest, Gabriele Maria Allegra, will be beatified in his homeland, Sicily, in September Gaerard O’Connell Rome The Italian Franciscan priest, Father Gabriele Maria Allegra, who translated the entire Bible into Chinese for the first time, will be beatified in the Cathedral in Acireale, Sicily, on September 29. The beatification of […]

Bolivia backpedals on uranium seizure claim

August 31, 2012

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by Staff Writers La Paz (AFP) Aug 29, 2012 spacedaily Authorities in Bolivia backpedaled Tuesday after claiming that they had seized nearly two tons of uranium in central La Paz, saying instead they had found rocks with possible traces of the substance. “We assume that uranium exists in these materials but this should be clarified,” […]

Mexican bishop says indifference to Christ is impossible

August 31, 2012

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Mexico City, Mexico, Aug 30, 2012 / 04:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Bishop Pedro Pablo Elizondo of Cancun-Chetumal, Mexico called on all Catholics to make a radical choice for Christ, stressing that being mediocre or indifferent to the faith is not an option. In an Aug. 27 column posted on the Mexican bishops’ website, Bishop Elizondo […]

Pope, at audience, says Christians must not compromise Christ’s truth

August 31, 2012

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Aug-29-2012 By Catholic News Service CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (CNS) — Marking the feast of the martyrdom of St. John the Baptist, Pope Benedict XVI said Christians must not bow to the pressure of the powerful who demand a denial of Christ or of the truth he taught. “The truth is the truth and there is […]

August 30, 2012

August 30, 2012

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Gospel Mt 24:42-51 Jesus said to his disciples: “Stay awake! For you do not know on which day your Lord will come. Be sure of this: if the master of the house had known the hour of night when the thief was coming, he would have stayed awake and not let his house be broken […]

Russia Extends U.S. Agreement on Tax-Free Space Goods

August 29, 2012

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MOSCOW, August 28 (RIA Novosti) Russia’s Cabinet of Ministers has instructed the Foreign Ministry to extend for an additional five years an agreement with the U.S. government on the tax-free delivery to and export of goods and technology from Russia necessary for bilateral cooperation in the space industry, according to a statement posted on the […]