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999999According to Reuters:

Egypt‘s Christians flee Sinai amid Islamic State killing spree

Christian families and students fled Egypt’s North Sinai province in droves on Friday after Islamic State killed the seventh member of their community in just three weeks. A Reuters reporter saw 25 families gathered with their belongings in the Suez Canal city of Ismailia’s Evangelical Church and church officials said 100 families, out of around 160 in North Sinai, were fleeing. More than 200 students studying in Arish, the province’s capital, have also left.

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Fake News

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999999Fake news websites (also referred to as hoax news deliberately publish hoaxes, propaganda, and disinformation purporting to be real news — often using social media to drive web traffic and amplify their effect. Unlike news satire, fake news websites seek to mislead, rather than entertain, readers for financial, political, or other gain.Such sites have promoted political falsehoods in Germany, Indonesia and the Philippines, Sweden, Myanmar,and the United States. Many sites originate, or are promoted, from Russia, Macedonia, Romania, and the U.S.

 

The Bad Seed

999999In 2013 Kim Jong Un ordered the brutal execution of his uncle General Jang Song-thaek on charges of corruption. He had his uncle blown to pieces by an anti-aircraft cannon and driven over by tanks before his scattered remains were burnt with a flamethrower.

When his wife, King Jong-Un’s aunt — Kim Kyong-hui — protested, she was poisoned.

All remaining members of her family (Jong-Un’s cousins) were shot dead, including those who were ambassadors to Malaysia and Cuba.

And now the murder, earlier this week, of Jong Un’s eldest brother, Kim Jong-Nam,

BTW, The Bad Seed was a shocking 1956 American horror-thriller movie about a violent evil eight year-old child