Peppone at the Vatican
The June 9 issue of Le Figaro informs us that Jean-Luc Mélenchon, the founder of the Left Party in France—to the left of the Left—would like to stay at the Casa Santa Marta where Pope Francis resides, because he has “some things to tell him”. Almost as though the Communist mayor of Brescello wanted to stay at Don Camillo’s rectory….
Iraq: US spending bill to arm so-called Christian anti-extremist militias
Training of a Christian militia in Baghdad in July 2015.
As part of the fight against extremists on the plains of Nineveh, Fides announced on May 19, 2016, an American defence spending bill to finance and distribute weapons to so-called “Christian militias”. The new bill specifically refers to “Christian militias” as privileged recipients of...
Kosovo: The young country has become “fertile ground for ISIS”
City of Prizren in the south of Kosovo.
According to a study published by the New York Times on May 21, 2016, Kosovo is becoming a real “font of extremism”. American journalist Carlotta Gall shows financial support from Saudi Arabia has enabled Wahhabism to enter the country and aided fighters to travel to the Middle East.
According to the Times,...