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Friday, 25 July 2014, 12:49 (EST)

IS invades monastery, steals 'everything' from Iraqi Christians

After every known Christian is reported to have left Mosul, Islamic State fighters, IS, have now taken over a monastery near the largely Christian town of Qaraqosh, 32 miles southeast of Mosul...
Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 11:07 (EST)

'The only thing between us and them is the sword'

Facing the promise of execution if they do not embrace Islam or pay tribute for being Christians, the remaining Christians in Mosul, Iraq fled before the deadline of noon on Saturday, July 19. ..
Monday, 21 July 2014, 14:16 (EST)

Iraqi Prime Minister condemns persecution of Christians by ISIS

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki spoke out Sunday against the persecution of Christians in his country by the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), also known by the Arabic acronym DAISH or..
Saturday, 19 July 2014, 23:30 (EST)

Main Suspect in Bhatti murder released as death threats stall prosecution

More than three years after the assassination of Pakistan’s first Christian cabinet-level minister, Islamist extremists have silenced prosecution witnesses and the prime suspect was released on..
Thursday, 17 July 2014, 21:24 (EST)

World Vision urges ceasefire as strike kills child in aid project

Violence in Israel and Gaza has claimed the life of at least one child from World Vision’s programs in the region, the humanitarian organisation said today, as it renewed calls for a ceasefire..
Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 15:19 (EST)

Iraqi Christian leaders appeal to Europe as nuns kidnapped

Leaders of Catholic churches in Iraq have flown to Europe to report on the Iraqi crisis, to try to find solutions for the country’s rapidly declining number of Christians. Their visit came amid..
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