Category Archives: Iraq

Maintaining diversity is key to counter extremism, Open doors reports

Christians ‘excluded’ from Iraq’s reconstruction plans By World Watch Monitor Baghdad, 27.01.2017 (WWM) – Christians are being excluded from the reconstruction plans for northern Iraq, further eroding the likelihood of their return once Islamic State has been militarily defeated there, … Continue reading

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‘Religiouscide’ in Iraq targets Christians

 ‘Religiouscide’ in Iraq targets Christians  _________________________________________________http://mnnonline.org/article/14955 Iraq (MNN) ― A series of bombs and mortar attacks are targeting Christians in Iraq. The attacks focused on six districts with strong Christian majorities. President of Open Doors USA Carl Moeller says, “Christians … Continue reading

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Iraq’s Christians Still Under Siege

Iraq’s Christians Still Under Siege Nina Shea  Hudson Institute’s Center for Religious Freedom http://religiousfreedomnews.blogspot.com/_________________________________________________________________ Iraqi Christianity has suffered another catastrophic blow that is likely to hasten the church’s wholesale flight from the country: Last evening, al-Qaeda suicide bombers laid siege … Continue reading

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