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CBN NewsWatch: July 8, 2013

On CBN Newswatch: More facts emerging on deadly Asiana plane crash; Egypt protestors accuse US of propping up terrorists; America ripe for Muslim Brotherhood's agenda?; and more. Read Transcript


TONIGHT ON "NEWSWATCH,"

WHAT WENT WRONG?

INVESTIGATORS DIGGING FOR

ANSWERS FROM THAT TERRIFYING

DEADLY PLANE CRASH IN SAN

FRANCISCO.

PLUS, ISLAMIC AGENDA.

HOW THE MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD

IS WORKING TO INFILTRATE THE

WEST.

AND IT'S ONE OF THE MOST

DANGEROUS JOURNEYS IN THE

WORLD, WHY THOUSANDS OF

IMMIGRANTS RISK THEIR LIFE'S

T LIVES TO TRAVEL TO

EUROPE.

ALL OF THIS AND MORE TONIGHT

ON "NEWSWATCH."

RELATIVES OF THOSE

INJURED OR KILLED IN THE

DEADLY ASIANA AIRLINE CRASH

ARE ON THEIR WAY TO THE

UNITED STATES.

I'M MARK MARTIN.

Wendy: AND I'M WENDY

GRIFFITH.

AMONG THE RELATIVES ARE THE

PARENTS OF AT LEAST ONE OF

THE TWO GIRLS KILLED IN THAT

CRASH.

THE POLICE HAD TO PUSH MEDIA

OUT OF THE WAY AS THE MOTHER

AND FATHER MADE THEIR WAY

THROUGH THE AIRPORT IN

CHINA.

THE FATHER TOLD REPORTERS

THEY FEEL TERRIBLE AT THE

LOSS OF THEIR DAUGHTER.

INVESTIGATORS ARE WONDERING

IF THE CRASH COULD HAVE BEEN

AVOIDED.

Reporter: ASIANA FLIGHT

214 WAS COMING IN MUCH TOO

SLOW FOR A LANDING.

INVESTIGATORS SAY CREW

MEMBERS CRIED OUT FOR

INCREASED SPEED, BUT IT WAS

TOO LATE.

THE PLANE STALLED JUST AS

THE PILOT TRIED TO ABORT THE

LANDING.

A CALL TO INITIATE A GO

AROUND OCCURRED 1.5 SECONDS

BEFORE IMPACT.

Reporter: ACCORDING TO

NEW INFORMATION, THE PILOT

IN THE DEADLY CRASH WAS IN

TRAINING, HAVING LOGGED ONLY

43 HOURS OF EXPERIENCE

FLYING A BOEING 777.

AN ASIA SPOKES WOMEN SAID

THAT THE PILOT WAS APPLYING

WITH A VERY EXPERIENCED

CO-PILOT, AND HAD THOUSANDS

OF HOURS OF EXPERIENCE

FLYING OTHER AIRCRAFT.

MEANWHILE, DOCTORS AT SAN

FRANCISCO GENERAL HOSPITAL

CONTINUE TO WORK AROUND THE

CLOCK TO SAVE THE INJURED.

MOST CLI CRITICALLY CAME

RIGHT AWAY.

THAT HAD BURNS, INTERNAL

FRACTURES AND INTERNAL

INJURIES.

Reporter: AMONG THE

PASSENGERS HURT THE WORSE,

MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENTS FROM HIGH SCHOOL,

ON THEIR WAY TO LEARN

ENGLISH AT A CHRISTIAN

CHURCH AND SCHOOL IN

CALIFORNIA.

BOTH OF THE VICTIMS WERE

FROM THAT GROUP.

I KNEW THAT THERE WAS

SOME CONNECTION TO THE

AIRPLANE, BUT I DIDN'T

REALIZE THAT TWO OF THE

DEATHS WERE FROM THE

CHILDREN WE WERE HOSTING.

I HAVE THREE CHILDREN, AND

IT JUST STRUCK ME AS A MOM

TO THINK ABOUT SENDING MY

CHILDREN OFF ON A

WONDERFUL -- WHAT WAS TO BE

A PLEASURABLE TRIP AND TO

HAVE SOMETHING LIKE THAT

HAPPEN.

Reporter: THE NATIONAL

TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD

PLANS TO SPEAK WITH THE

PILOTS IN THE COMING DAYS,

IN AN INVESTIGATION THAT

COULD TAKE MONTHS.

EPHRAIM GRAHAM, CBN NEWS.

Mark: THE VIOLENCE

CONTINUES IN EGYPT AFTER A

WEEK OF PROTEST BETWEEN

SUPPORTERS AND OPPONENTS OF

MOHAMMED MORSI.

MEANWHILE, THE U.S. WEIGHS

ITS OPTIONS IN THE MATTER,

NOT WANTING TO CALL THE

SITUATION A COUP AND CUT OFF

AID.

BUREAU CHIEF CHRIS MITCHELL

IS IN CAIRO, AND SAYS MANY

QUESTION OBAMA'S ROLE IN THE

MORSI GOVERNMENT.

WHETHER IT WAS TAHRIR

SQUARE OR OUTSIDE THE

PALACE, MANY STOOD BEHIND

WHAT THEY CALL A COUP.

DEMONSTRATORS HERE ARE

UPSET WITH THE OBAMA

ADMINISTRATION FOR WHAT THEY

SAY IS THEIR SUPPORT FOR THE

MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD.

THE DEMONSTRATIONS

PROMINENTLY DISPLAYED SIGNS

SAYING "U.S. PRESIDENT OBAMA

SUPPORTS TERRORISM," AND

THEY CARRIED SIGNS

CRITICIZING THE ROLE OF U.S.

AMBASSADOR TO EGYPT, IAN

PATTERSON.

THEY FEEL SHE AND THE OBAMA

ADMINISTRATION GAVE

LEGITIMACY TO THE MUSLIM

BROTHERHOOD, WHAT THEY SEE

NOW AS A TERRORIST GROUP.

MICHAEL MOHAIR SAYS FOR TWO

YEARS THE OBAMA

ADMINISTRATION MARGINALIZED

SECULAR CHRISTIANS, WHILE

PROPING UP ISLAMISTS.

IAN PATTERSON WOULD NOT

MEET WITH SECULAR LEADERS AS

MUCH AS HE MET WITH SER

SECULARISTS AND JIHADISTS.

Reporter: MUHAIR AND

OTHERS FEEL THAT THE OBAMA

ADMINISTRATION HELPED MORSI

MAINTAIN HIS POWER.

THIS MAN CAN'T UNDERSTAND

THE U.S. SUPPORT FOR THE

MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD.

SOMETHING WENT WRONG, TO

MY HUMBLE OPINION, IN THE

WHITE HOUSE.

THEY JUST DIDN'T UNDERSTAND

WHAT WAS HAPPENING IN THE

MIDDLE EAST, AND ESPECIALLY

IN EGYPT.

AND THEY GAVE THEIR SUPPORT

TO THE MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD.

Reporter: MANY HIT THE

STREETS BECAUSE THEY FEARED

SINCE HIS ELECTION ONE YEAR

AGO, MORSI AND THE MUSLIM

BROTHERHOOD WERE USING

DEMOCRACY TO ESTABLISH A

DICTATORSHIP.

HE BECAME LIKE A GOD.

WE CAM TOOK TO THE STREETS

TO DECLARE A DECREE, SAYING

THAT YOU WILL NOT BE A

DICTATOR.

Reporter: MOHAMMED

SULIMAN IS ONE OF THE YOUNG

ACTIVISTS BEHIND THE

PROTEST.

HE SAYS THE MUSLIM

BROTHERHOOD FAILED TO

PROVIDE EVEN THE BASICS.

THIS GOVERNMENT WAS

DICTATORSHIP.

THEY DIDN'T PROVIDE US WITH

THE DAILY NEEDS FOR LIFE.

Reporter: MANY

EGYPTIANS FEAR THEIR COUNTRY

WITHOUT A CHANGE WOULD

BECOME LIKE IRAN, AN ISLAMIC

THEACCURACKY.

> THEACCURACY.

WE ORGANIZED THIS MONTHS

AGO.

Reporter: DESPITE THE

MILLIONS IN THE STREETS

SUPPORTING THE NEW

GOVERNMENT, THE MUSLIM

BROTHERHOOD VOWS IT WILL

CONTINUE TO FIGHT.

WE WILL CONTINUE

UPLIFTING THE PRECIOUS, AND

INCREASE THE PRESSURE ON THE

COUNSEL.

UNTIL THEY REEN STORE MORSI

BACK TO HIS RIGHTFULLY

POSITION.

Reporter: THE RECENT

VIOLENCE IS ONE SIGN THERE

MAY BE A LONG, HARD ROAD

AHEAD FOR EGYPT.

THAT'S WHY MANY CHRISTIANS

HERE ARE ASKING FOR PRAYER

FOR THE ARAB WORLD'S MOST

STRATEGIC NATION.

CHRIS MITCHELL, CBN NEWS,

CAIRO, EGYPT.

Mark: THE MUSLIM

BROTHERHOOD MAY BE FACING A

NEW POWER STRUGGLE IN EGYPT,

BUT THEIR INFLUENCE AROUND

THE WORLD IS ONGOING,

INCLUDING HERE IN THE U.S.

WE'LL HAVE THAT EXCLUSIVE

STORY LATER HERE ON

"NEWSWATCH."

Wendy: A COPTIC

CHRISTIAN PRIEST WAS KILLED

IN THE NORTHERN SINAI REGION

OF EGYPT.

FATHER SHAREED WAS MURDERED

AFTER THEY CRITICIZED HIM

FOR SUPPORTING THE REMOVAL

OF MORSI AND THE SUSPENSION

OF THE CONSTITUTION.

HE WAS THE FIRST CHRISTIAN

LEADER KILLED BY MILITANT

ISLAMISTS SINCE THE

OVERTHROW OF MORSI, AND

CHRISTIANS FEAR THEY MAYBE

TARGETED FOR ATTACKS.

Mark: BUSINESSES HAVE

BEEN HIRING MORE TEMPORARY

WORKERS THAN ANY OTHER KIND

SINCE THE RECESSION ENDED

NEARLY FOUR YEARS AGO.

THE NUMBER OF TEMP JOBS HAVE

JUMPED NEARLY 50%.

ONE MAJOR REASON, COMPANIES

ARE STILL UNCERTAIN ABOUT

THE LONG-TERM STRENGTH OF

THE ECONOMY.

AND OTHERS ARE TRYING TO GET

AROUND THE OBAMACARE LAW,

REQUIRING THEM TO PROVIDE

MEDICAL CARE FOR PERMANENT

EMPLOYEES.

RICK PERRY HELPED BRING MANY

JOBS TO THE LONE STAR STATE,

HOWEVER TODAY HE ANNOUNCED

HE WILL NOT SEEK

RE-ELECTION.

HE TOLD SUPPORTERS HE

BELIEVES HE AND HIS STAFF

HAVE HELPED MAKE TEXAS THE

STRONGEST STATE IN THE

NATION.

IT IS MY HOPE THAT

TOMORROW'S LEADERS BUILD ON

OUR LEGACY OF OPPORTUNITY,

SO TEXANS BORN INTO ANY

CIRCUMSTANCE CAN HAVE A

CHANCE TO EXPERIENCE THE

GREAT AMERICAN DREAM.

THANK YOU FOR THE

PRIVILEGE.

GOD BLESS YOU, AND GOD BLESS

TEXAS.

[APPLAUSE]

Mark: PERRY DID NOT

MENTION ANOTHER RUN FOR THE

PRESIDENCY, OR ANYTHING ELSE

ABOUT HIS FUTURE PLANS.

Wendy: IT WILL BE

INTERESTING TO SEE.

IMMIGRATION REFORM TOPS THE

LIST FOR CONGRESS AS IT

HEADS BAC BACK TO WORK

AFTER THE JULY 4th

HOLIDAY.

HOUSE LEADERS ARE NOT HAPPY

WITH THE SENATE BILL, WHICH

THEY BELIEVE FAVORS AMNESTY

OVER BORDER SECURITY.

AS JOHN WAGGI EXPLAINS, THE

BILL HAS DIVIDED

REPUBLICANS.

THE BILL, AS AMENDED, IS

PASSED.

Reporter: MANY HOUSE

G.O.P. MEMBERS DON'T LIKE

THE NEW SENATE IMMIGRATION

BILL, PASSED WITH THE HELP

OF REPUBLICANS.

ON THE SUNDAY TALK SHOWS,

THEY USED THE WORD CONCERN

MORE THAN ONCE.

MY CONCERN WITH THE

SENATE BILL IS THAT THEY PUT

THE LEGALIZATION OF

11 MILLION PEOPLE AHEAD OF

SECURITY.

THE LEGALIZATION HAPPENS

FIRST AND THE SECURITY

HAPPENS SECOND.

AND I THINK THE AMERICAN

PEOPLE ARE NOT GOING TO

STAND FOR THAT.

Reporter: ARIZONA

SENATOR JOHN MCCAIN IS ONE

OF THE SO-CALLED GANG OF

EIGHT REPUBLICAN AND

DEMOCRATIC SENATORS WHO

WROTE THE IMMIGRATION BILL,

AND SAYS THE SENATE IS READY

TO WORK WITH THE HOUSE.

I BELIEVE IF THEY CAN

COME UP WITH A BILL, WE

WOULD BE MORE THAN EAGER TO

NEGOTIATE WITH THEM.

A FAILURE TO ACT IS DE FACTO

AMNESTY FOR 11 MILLION

PEOPLE LIVING IN THE

SHADOWS.

I THINK WHEREVER YOU ARE ON

THAT ISSUE, THERE IS

AGREEMENT ON THAT.

SO SHOULDN'T WE SIT DOWN

TOGETHER AND SOLVE THIS

ISSUE, NOT ONLY FOR THE GOOD

OF THE REPUBLICAN PARTY, BUT

FOR THE GOOD OF THE NATION.

Reporter: BUT A LARGE

NUMBER OF HOUSE REPUBLICANS

ARE NOT WILLING TO HAND

DEMOCRATS A POLITICAL

VICTORY WHILE PASSING WHAT

THEY IS SEE AS A BAD LAW.

CHAIRMAN MICHAEL McCALL

ALSO USED THAT WORD,

"CONCERNED."

I AM DEEPLY CONCERNED

THAT THE EFFORTS SHOULD BE

BIPARTISAN, BORDER SECURITY

ON MY COMMITTEE WAS

UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED.

COMPLETELY BIPARTISAN BILL.

MY CONCERN IS THAT THE

POLITICAL BACKDROP COULD BE

THAT THE WHITE HOUSE WOULD

LIKE TO SEE THIS FAIL IN THE

HOUSE, SO HE CAN BLAME THE

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR

THAT AND TRY TO TAKE BACK

THE HOUSE OF

REPRESENTATIVES, AND THEN

ALL BETS ARE OFF ON HIS

AGENDA.

Reporter: HOUSE MEMBERS

HURHEARD FROM THEIR

CONSTITUENTS OVER THE FOURTH

OF JULY BREAK, AND MET

PRIVATELY TO DETERMINE THEIR

STRATEGY.

LEADERS SAY IT MAY BE UNTIL

SEPTEMBER BEFORE LAWMAKERS

TAKE FINAL ACTION.

JOHN WAGGI, CBN NEWS.

Mark: WOMEN SEEKING

ABORTIONS IN WISCONSIN WILL

HAVE TO UNDERGO AN UT SOUND

FIRST.

GOVERNOR SCOTT WALKER SIGNED

A NEW LAW REQUIRING IT ON

FRIDAY AND GOES INTO EFFECT

TODAY.

AND IT BANS DOCTORS FROM

PERFORMING ABORTIONS UNLESS

THEY HAVE ADMITTING

PRIVILEGES AT A NEARBY

HOSPITAL.

BUT THE AMERICAN CIVIL

LIBERTIES UNION SAYS THE

BILL IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL AND

HAS ALREADY FILED SUIT

AGAINST IT.

Wendy: A VIRGINIA

COLLEGE STUDENT SPENT THE

NIGHT IN JAIL AFTER BUYING

WATER AT A LOCAL GROCERY

STORE.

20-YEAR-OLD ELIZABETH WAS

WALKING TO HER CAR WITH

FRIENDS WHEN SIX AGENTS FROM

THE DEPARTMENT OF ALCOHOLIC

AND BEVERAGE CONTROL

CONFRONTED THEM.

THEY THOUGHT SHE WAS A MINOR

IN POSSESSION OF A 12-PACK

OF BEER.

THE PLAIN CLOTHES OFFICERS

JUMPED ON HER CAR AND DREW A

GUN.

SHE WAS SCARED AND TRIED TO

FLEE.

CHARGES WERE LATER DROPPED,

BUT NO APOLOGY FROM THE

AGENTS.

Mark: COMING UP, A

MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD INSIDER

EXPOSES THEIR RADICAL

AGENT.

HEAR HOW THEY'RE TARGETING

STUDENTS RIGHT HERE IN THE

U.S.

Mark: ISLAMIC MILITANTS

ATTACKED A SCHOOL OVER THE

WEEKEND IN NORTHEAST

NIGERIA, KILL AT LEAST 29

STUDENTS AND A TEACHER.

THE MILITANTS DRENCHED A

DORMITORY IN FUEL AND SET IT

ON FIRE IN YOBE STATE.

THE AUTHORITIES BLAMED THAT

VIOLENCE ON BOKO HARAM, A

MUSLIM GROUP KNOWN FOR OTHER

ATTACKS IN THE REGION.

Wendy: A CONTROVERSIAL

MUSLIM CLERIC IS INVITED TO

THE WHITE HOUSE.

ABDULLAH BIN BIAD IS VICE

PRESIDENT OF THE

INTERNATIONAL UNION OF

MUSLIM SCHOLARS, A GROUP

THAT HAS CALLED FOR THE

DESTRUCTION OF ISRAEL AND

RESISTANCE AGAINST U.S.

TROOPS IN IRAQ.

HE MET WITH MEMBERS OF THE

OBAMA ADMINISTRATION AND

POSTED THIS PHOTO OF HIS

JUNE 13th WHITE HOUSE

MEETING ON HIS WHITE HOUSE.

HE REPORTEDLY URGED THE

ADMINISTRATION TO GIVE MORE

SUPPORT TO REBELS IN SYRIA.

THE WHITE HOUSE CONFIRMED

HIS VISIT AND SAID IT

REACHED OUT TO HIM BECAUSE

HE SPOKE OUT AGAINST

AL-QAEDA.

HIS GROUP WAS FOUNDED BY

CLERIC YUSEF CARADOWI.

HE AS CALLED FOR KILLING

JEWS AND IS BANNED FROM

ENTERING THE U.S.

THE MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD IS A

WELL KNOWN AND POWERFUL

FORCE.

Mark: IN RECENT YEARS,

IT HAS TURNED ITS ATTENTION

TO AMERICA, AND COMMUNITIES

THAT ARE RIPE FOR ITS

RADICAL AGENDA.

ERICK STAKELBECK SAT DOWN

WITH TWO AMERICAN

BROTHERHOOD.

Reporter: DR. MACMED

MANSOUR WATCHED AS THE

MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD SLOWLY

LAID THE POWER IN HIS

EGYPT.

HE WORRIES THAT THE

BROTHERHOOD WILL FOLLOW A

SIMILAR PLAYBOOK HERE.

THEY ARE WORKING WITH THE

AMERICAN COMMUNITIES HERE TO

MAKE IT AS WELL.

THEY WANTED TO TAKE OVER ANY

PLACE THEY ARE IN.

Reporter: MONSOUR

TAUGHT AT ALAZAR UNIVERSITY,

WHERE HE SAW THE MUSLIM

BROTHERHOOD'S IDEOLOGY UP

CLOSE.

THEY BELIEVE THAT THE

WORLD IS DIVIDED INTO TWO

CAMPS.

THE CAMP OF BELIEVERS, THEIR

CAMP, AND THE CA CAMP OF

DISBELIEVERS.

AND THEY HAVE RESORTED TO

WAR WITH THAT OTHER CAMP.

Reporter: MANSOUR

FOUNDED THE MOVEMENT TO SHOW

A MORE MODERATE SHOW OF THE

MUSLIMS.

HE WAS FORCED TO LEAVE IN

2001 AFTER SPEAKING OUT

AGAINST THE LIKES OF THE

MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD.

TALK ABOUT THE

BROTHERHOOD'S TACTICS AND

WHY THEY ARE SO DANGEROUS.

THEY ARE VERY CUNNING.

AND THEY USING USE TWO

FACES.

THERE IS A DISCOURSE AMONG

THEM, AND A DISCOURSE, A

VERY DISCOURSE FOR ALL

NON-MUSLIMS.

Reporter: CBN NEWS SAT

DOWN WITH ANOTHER CONCERNED

MUSLIM, WHO SAYS FOLLOWERS

OF THE MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD

HAVE TAKEN OVER MOSQUES IN

THE BOSTON AREA.

WE DISGUISED HIS FACE AND

VOICE FOR SAFETY.

THEY WANT TO GO AFTER THE

YOUNG MINDS.

THE WAY THEY GO OVER THE

YOUNG MINDS IS GOING TO HIGH

SCHOOLS.

THEY BRING THEM TO THE

SECOND LEVEL OF OBEDIENCE.

Reporter: HE SAYS ONCE

YOUR A MUSLIM BROTHER,

YOU'RE IN FOR LIFE.

WHEN SOME YOUNG CHAP IS

READY TO TAKE THE OATH, HE

IS GIVEN AN OATH SO THAT HE

WILL NEVER LEAVE THE

ORGANIZATION.

AND THEY WILL DO ANYTHING.

Reporter: HE SAYS THE

BROTHERHOOD ALSO OPERATES ON

BOSTON AREA COLLEGE

CAMPUSES.

DR. MANSOUR, FOR ONE IS NOT

SURPRISED.

HE WAS SHOCKED WHEN HE

ARRIVED IN AMERICA AND FOUND

THAT RADICALS CONTROLLED

MANY OF THE MOSQUES HE

VISITED, MANY IN BOSTON AND

THE WASHINGTON AREA.

THE BROTHERHOOD'S INFLUENCE

REPORTEDLY STRETCHES BEYOND

THE LOCAL LEVEL.

THERE HAVE BEEN REPORTS IN

EGYPTIAN MEDIA THAT MUSLIM

BROTHERHOOD OPERATIVES HAVE

INFLUENCE IN THE OBAMA

ADMINISTRATION WHEN IT COMES

TO COUNTER-TERRORISM AND

MIDEAST POLICY MAKING.

AS FOR THE DOCTOR, HE SAYS

HE CAN'T GET ANY BACKING FOR

HIS ANTI-JIHAD MESSAGE.

ERICK STAKELBECK, CBN NEWS,

WASHINGTON.

Mark: UP NEXT, A

DANGEROUS JOURNEY THROUGH

THE DESERT AND ACROSS THE

OPEN SEAS.

HOW THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE ARE

RISKING THEIR LIVES TO GET

OUT OF AFRICA.

Wendy: POPE FRANCIS

MADE HIS FIRST PASTORAL

VISIT OUTSIDE OF ROME.

HE TRAVELLED TO THE ISLAND

OF LAMPADUZA, THE MAIN PORT

INTO AFRICA.

HE WENT TO PRAY FOR

MIGRANTS, AND MOURNED THOSE

WHO HAVE DIED.

THE POPE SPOKE OUT AGAINST

WHAT HE CALLED THE

GLOBALIZATION OF

INDIFFERENCE TOWARDS THE

CRIES OF OTHERS SEARCHING

FOR A BETTER FUTURE.

Mark: CBN NEWS HAS

REPORTED BEFORE ON THE

PLIGHT OF THOSE AFRICA

IMMIGRANTS.

EVERY DAY THOUSANDS OF THEM

CROWD TINY BOATS IN SEARCH

OF A BETTER LIFE, AND MANY

OF THEM NEVER MAKE IT.

Wendy: THOSE WHO DO

FACE AN UNCERTAIN FUTURE.

GEORGE THOMAS HAS THE STORY

OF ONE MAN'S JOURNEY ACROSS

THE AFRICAN DESERT AND THE

OPEN SEAS.

ONE HOT SUMMER, ABDUL

CAREME AND 30 OTHER AFRICANS

CROWDED INTO A CROWDED

BOAT.

THEY TOOK OFF FROM THE COAST

OF TRIPOLI, TO A CECILEAN

ISLAND.

I KNEW THIS WAS MY ONLY

CHANCE TO ESCAPE THE HELL

BACK HOP HOME.

I LEFT DARFUR BECAUSE I KNEW

IF I STAYED THERE, I WOULD

BE KILLED IN THE WAR.

George: THREE DAYS

LATER, HE LANDED ON THE

SHORES OF LAMPABUZA, AND A

FEW MOTHS LATER, HE LANDED

ON THE STREETS OF ROME.

GETTING THERE WASN'T EASY.

THE ROUTE FROM AFRICA TO

EUROPE IS ONE OF THE MOST

DANGEROUS JOURNEYS IN THE

WORLD.

I WALKED TO A TOWN IN

LIBYA.

I HAD NO PAPERS, NO

DOCUMENTS, AND NO PASSPORT.

I SPENT TWO YEARS IN LIBYA,

WORKING AT SAVING MONEY TO

HAVE SOMEONE TAKE ME

FURTHER.

THE JOURNEY TO LAMPADUZA

IS ONLY THE FIRST PART OF A

HORROWING EXPERIENCE.

George: HE IS HELPING

TO CARE FOR THESE AFRICAN

MIGRANTS.

IT BEGINS WITH THEIR TREK

ACROSS THE AFRICAN DESERT,

WHICH CAN TAKE MONTHS.

PEOPLE DIE JUST TRYING TO

CROSS THE DESERT.

George: THE JOURNEY

FROM NORTH AFRICA TO HERE ON

THE SHORES OF ITALY, TAKES

ANYWHERE FROM THREE HOURS TO

FIVE DAYS.

JUST IN CASE YOU THOUGHT

THERE WAS AN EXPERIENCED

CAPTAIN TO NAVIGATE THE HIGH

SEAS, THINK AGAIN.

FIRST OF ALL, THE BOAT,

SMALL DINGHIES, ARE TOTALLY

UNSEA-WORTHY.

AND PEOPLE ARE NOT GIVEN

ENOUGH FOOD AND WATER.

AND THOSE WHO STEER THE BOAT

HAVE NO EXPERIENCE.

George: THOSE FORTUNATE

ENOUGH TO SURVIVE THE TRIP

FACE THE HARSH REALITIES OF

A NEW LIFE IN A FOREIGN

LAND.

I JUST GOT HERE A COUPLE

OF DAYS AGO.

I DON'T SPEAK THE LANGUAGE.

I DON'T HAVE A PLACE TO

STAY, AND I NEED TO FIND A

JOB.

George: ITALY AND

SEVERAL COUNTRIES CONDUCT

REGULAR SEA PATROLS TO TRY

TO CURB THE NUMBER OF AFRICA

MIGRANTS COMING TO EUROPE.

MORE SHOULD BE DONE.

ALL WE CAN DO AT SEA IS

CARRY OUT RESCUE

OPERATIONS.

George: BUT MANY

AFRICAN NATIONS AREN'T KEEN

ON STOPPING THE FLOW OF

PEOPLE LEAVING THE

CONTINENT.

THE TRUTH OF THE MATTER IS

AFRICAN NATIONS HAVE VERY

LITTLE INCENTIVE TO STOP THE

FLOW OF MIGRANTS COMING TO

EUROPE.

ACCORDING TO THE LATEST

STATISTICS FROM THE UNITED

NATIONS, CLOSE TO

$38 BILLION SENT FROM EUROPE

TO AFRICA BY AFRICANS

WORKING ABROAD.

I SENT ABOUT $300 EVERY

MONTH TO MY PARENTS BACK

HOME, AND ALSO TO MY

BROTHER.

THEY ARE POOR AND NEED ALL

OF THE HELP THEY CAN GET.

George: KAREEM HAS BEEN

IN ITALY FOR FIVE YEARS, HE

NOW WORKS PART-TIME WITH A

GROUP THAT IS HELPING OTHERS

LIKE HIM, TO ADJUST TO LIFE

IN THIS COUNTRY.

MY DREAM IS TO GET

MARRIED AND HAVE A FAMILY.

IF I GET MORE THAN I NEED, I

WOULD LIKE TO HELP MY PEOPLE

BACK IN DARFUR.

George: RARELY A WEEK

GOES BY WITHOUT HIM HEARING

ABOUT ANOTHER ATTACK IN

DARFUR, OR NEWS ABOUT

ANOTHER BOAT SINKING ON THE

OPEN SEAS.

DESPITE THE DANGERS, THE

FLOW OF AFRICANS MIGRANTS

CONTINUES, AS ENDLESS AS

EVER.

GEORGE THOMAS, CBN NEWS,

ROME.

Mark: FINALLY TODAY,

MEET A PAIR OF LADIES WHO

AREN'T AFRAID TO TAKE A RISK

WHEN IT COMES TO SPREADING

THE GOSPEL.

Wendy: TWO CANADIAN

WOMEN RECENTLY STEPPED WAY

OUT OF THEIR COMFORT ZONES

TO RAISE SUPPORT FOR ASIAN

MISSIONARIES.

SOMETHING TOLD US TO

RAISE DONATIONS FOR MEXICO.

Wendy: JENIN AND DANNY

OF ONTARIO CHALLENGED

FRIENDS TO SPONSOR 100

BICYCLES FOR PASTORS IN

SOUTH ASIA, AND THEN THEY

TOOK A LEAP OF FAITH.

CHECK THAT OUT.

THE TWO TEACHERS BOARDED A

SMALL PLANE FOR THEIR VERY

FIRST PARACHUTE JUMP.

AT 12,000 FEET, THEY JUMPED

FOR THEIR INSTRUCTORS, FOR A

50-SECOND, 1,000 FOOT FREE

FALL.

WHEN THEY TOOK THEIR JUMP,

THE NOVICE SKYDIVERS HAD

PLEDGES FOR 73 BICYCLES.

SIX MINUTES LATER, THEY WERE

SAFE ON THE GROUND, AND BY

THE END OF THE WEEK, 16 MORE

BICYCLES WERE FUNDED.

THE CON DONATED BICYCLES

WILL HELP THE PASTORS GO

FARTHER AND FASTER TO REACH

PEOPLE WITH T

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