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Rep. Frank R. Wolf, (R-Virginia).

Congressman rips administration's silence on 'genocide' in Iraq

Aug 3, 2014

By Matt Hadro

Christians are facing genocide in Iraq while the U.S. government and the United Nations are silent, Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Va.)... Read more

Iraqi Christians before the cross.

Catholic charity to hold day of prayer for peace in Iraq

Jul 31, 2014

Aid to the Church in Need has scheduled Aug. 6 as day of prayer for Iraq, portions of which are... Read more

Refugees Fleeing ISIS Offensive Pour into Kurdistan.

Resolution introduced to protect persecuted Christians in Iraq

Jul 31, 2014

By Adelaide Mena

Congressional representatives have introduced a resolution to protect persecuted Christians and other minorities in Iraq, as Islamist militants consolidate control... Read more

A family at the Khazair checkpoint after fleeing Mosul.

Iraqi abbot calls for action to ensure local Christians' future

Jul 24, 2014

Following the effective expulsion of Christians from the city of Mosul by Islamists last week, a prominent local abbot has... Read more

Archbishop Jean Sleiman of Baghdad.

Christians, Shias face uncertain future in face of Iraqi violence

Jun 17, 2014

By Adelaide Mena

In the midst of advances by Sunni insurgents, Iraq’s remaining Christian community  and the country’s majority- Shia population face threats... Read more

Archbishop Amel Shamon Nona of the Chaldean Archeparchy of Mosul.

Maintain faith during persecutions, Iraqi bishop advises

Oct 28, 2013

The Chaldean archbishop of the Iraqi city of Mosul wrote in an open letter to Christians in the West that... Read more