In Turkey, a late crackdown on Islamist fighters

Turkish rally

Ankara fears Islamic State will export sectarian strife to Turkey … [Read more...]

20,000 Yazidis reach safety as US launches more airstrikes in Iraq

Yazidis flee to border

Lebanese patriarch calls for protection of Christians … [Read more...]

Islamic State threatens Christians to win support of Muslims

Iraqi nun

ISIS creating purely Islamic state with no place for Christians … [Read more...]

Christian exodus from Iraq accelerating

Baghdad priest

Two thirds of ancient community have left since 2003 … [Read more...]

Church bells fall silent in Mosul as Iraq’s Christians flee

Mosul church

ISIS ends over a thousand years of Christian worship … [Read more...]

Thousands of Iraqi Christians flee as ISIS terrorists burn, loot churches

Iraqis flee Mosul

ISIS warns all women to wear the Islamic veil … [Read more...]

Iraq’s beleaguered Christians to make final stand on Mosul frontline

P

Some take refuge in monastery, others vow to fight Islamists … [Read more...]

Like Jews before them, Iraq’s Christians may face extinction

Iraqi monastery

Christianity brought to Iraq by Jesus's Apostle St. Thomas in 1st century … [Read more...]

Al-Qaida offshoot in fierce offensive, carves out territory in Syria, Iraq

ISIL in Raqqa big

ISIL kills hundreds in battles, captures Iraqi city, military aircraft … [Read more...]

Up to 1,000 Christian families flee Iraq’s second city

Iraqi Christian refugees

Mass exodus under way from Mosul after seizure by ISIS terrorists … [Read more...]

Site Last Update: September 1, 2014 - 11:02 am