Convert Or Face Death: Iraqi Christians Flee Mosul ن

Convert Or Face Death: Iraqi Christians Flee Mosul ن

Convert Or Face Death: Iraqi Christians Flee Mosul LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - Although Christians have lived in northern Iraq and Syria for nearly two-thousand years, and at least six hundred years before Islam, today they face extinction across the region. "Our people are disappearing," Canon Andrew White, head of the Anglican Church in Iraq "It looks as though the end could be very near," he told the BBC. A week ago, Christians were warned to either leave the city of Mosul and other areas under Islamic State control, or they would have to pay a tax or be put to death. Today, … [Read more...]

# ن : How an Arabic letter was reclaimed to support Iraq’s persecuted Christians

# ن : How an Arabic letter was reclaimed to support Iraq’s persecuted Christians

ن #ن: How an Arabic letter was reclaimed to support Iraq’s persecuted Christians By Thomas Seymat Via Euronews- Over the weekend, while the world’s gaze was on Gaza and Syria, the situation of Christians in northern Iraq took a sharp turn for the worse, with thousands forced to flee their homes. The situation is so dire that a social media campaign has been launched to try to reclaim the very symbol of persecution against these Christians and to try and raise awareness about their fate. With a weekend ultimatum to either convert to Islam, submit to their radical rule and pay a … [Read more...]