The long-awaited battle to rout the Islamic State group from Iraq’s former Christian heartland is now under way.
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The Coptic Orthodox Church proclaimed the 21 men to be martyrs.
The 280-page report that documents the dire plight of Middle-Eastern faithful was unveiled at a March 10 event in Washington.
NEWS ANALYSIS: In statements reminiscent of President Eisenhower’s warning about combining military and industrial interests, the Holy Father has repeatedly drawn attention to those who profit from conflict.
The evacuation of displaced Iraqi Christians to Slovakia offers a blueprint for future private initiatives.
Jesuit Father Samir Khalil Samir wrote May 15 that Islam must undergo a radical reform to the internal reading of its history.
Having fled the violence of the Islamic State group (ISIS), some 150 Christian families have begun to settle into their new surroundings.
The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom report ‘recommends ICC prosecution of ISIL members for violations in Iraq and Syria,’ among other actions.
'The fanatical mentality of ISIS is not a new phenomenon,' the bishop of Erbil said. 'It has always existed, except that now it has increased, because of the chaos the country is going through.'