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News Austria » Religion: Iranian refugees, denied entry to US, could face persecution in Iran

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/iranian-refugees-denied-entry-us-face-persecution-iran/story?id=53278074
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Dozens of Iranian refugees waiting in Austria to be resettled in the U.S. have now been denied entry by the Trump administration, according to refugee resettlement groups and the State Department. The Christians and other religious minorities, about 100 in ...

News Austria » Religion: Reps Question DHS’s Decision to Deny Asylum to 100 Iranian Christians, Other Religious Minorities

News channel or source: http://freebeacon.com/issues/reps-question-decision-deny-asylum-100-iranian-christians-religious-minorities/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

By the time the applicants reach Vienna, Austria, where the State Department has established a resettlement support center, they have already proved that they are members of a persecuted religious minority and have specified someone in the U.S., usually a ...

News Austria » Religion: Secretive Fraternities Are Feeding Anti-Semitism in Austria

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/02/austria-fraternities-jews/552929/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Austria has many high school and university student associations ... It stands at your side for the defense of our freedoms of thought and of religion against the only real enemy, Islamist fundamentalism.” As the historian Ethan B.

News Austria » Religion: Iranian Christians Seek Asylum, But Trump Won’t Let Them In

News channel or source: http://www.theamericanconservative.com/larison/iranian-christians-seek-asylum-but-trump-wont-let-them-in/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Permitting religious minorities that fear persecution to find asylum ... Prior to arriving in Vienna, the refugees go through initial screening, and Austria then issues transit visas on request of the State Department. Once in Austria, the refugees are ...

News Austria » Religion: Trump Administration Turns Away Iranian Christians

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/trump-administration-turns-away-iranian-182552353.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Once in Austria, the refugees are interviewed by U.S. authorities ... recognizes Shiite Islam as the official state religion. But while Iranian law contains provisions promoting religious freedom, it also places restrictions on the rights of religious ...

News Austria » Religion: U.S. Denies Asylum to Dozens of Iranian Christians Fleeing Persecution

News channel or source: http://www.aina.org/news/20180221235211.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The group also includes other religious minorities such as Zoroastrians ... Authorities also informed him he had two weeks to leave Austria." A State Department spokesperson told the Washington Free Beacon that it would not force any of the applicants ...

News Austria » Religion: Online dating is bringing Americans of all religions, race and classes together

News channel or source: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/online-dating-is-bringing-americans-of-all-religions-race-and-classes-together-2018-02-12
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

according to a research analyzed last year by economics professors Josue Ortega at the University of Essex and Philipp Hergovich at the University of Vienna in Austria. In fact, over one-third of marriages begin online, making it the second most popular ...

News Austria » Religion: Author Jillian Cantor talks about her religious side in Palm Beach

News channel or source: http://www.palmbeachdailynews.com/news/local/author-jillian-cantor-talks-about-her-religious-side-palm-beach/Fb9xEELcYYCOMzF8cn6guK/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Jillian Cantor’s late grandfatheralways told her that her religion would be more important to her as ... All of the attendees read the novel, which alternates timelines between late 1930s Austria and 1989 Los Angeles. The 1989 protagonist finds a World ...

News Austria » Religion: Europe’s Populist Right-Wing Parties Are Like the GOP in America — and Jews Should Engage With Both

News channel or source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2018/02/20/europes-populist-right-wing-parties-are-like-the-gop-in-america-and-jews-should-engage-with-both/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Jewish community leaders have thus rushed to attack and boycott parties such as the Front National in France, the Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) in Germany, and the Freiheitliche Partei (FPÖ) in Austria ... to attacks on religious minorities ...

News Austria » Religion: In Defense of Full-Spectrum Liberalism

News channel or source: https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/02/in-defense-of-full-spectrum-liberalism/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Pope Benedict XVI in Vienna, Austria, in 2007. (Church Handout/via Reuters ... Deneen’s critique combines classical and modern liberalism, as both consume social, moral, and religious authorities and replenish nothing. All take and no give, that ...