House unanimously votes to label ISIS atrocities against Christians ‘genocide’

A vote of the House of Representatives has rebuked the Obama administration’s obstinate refusal to acknowledge the horrifying genocide against Christians underway in the Middle Eastern territories controlled by ISIS.  Bradford Richardson reports in the Washington Times: The House of Representatives on Monday overwhelmingly approved a resolution declaring as “genocide” atrocities committed by the Islamic State against Christians and other religious and ethnic minorities in the Middle East. HR 75 passed without a single dissenting vote, 393-0, sending a strong signal to Secretary of State John F. Kerry, who has been deliberating for months whether to declare genocide. The House speaker said he wasn’t optimistic about it. There are important reasons why this blind-eyed stance of the Obama administration is destructive: Doug Napier, senior counsel and executive director of the Alliance Defending Freedom International, said official...(Read Full Post)