Mar Sako highlights the “suffering and daily grief” endured by Christians in Iraq and the world. The answer to violence is a civilised and modern "state" capable of building a
Mar Sako tells of west Mosul "difficult but necessary" liberation. Jihadis "use people" as human shields amid narrow streets and houses. Thousands have died and more than 10,000 homes have
Their future depends on help from the West, according to a senior Chaldean Catholic official A senior aid worker within the Chaldean Catholic archdiocese in northern Iraq has described the
Joan Frawley Desmond and Kathy Schiffer QUEENS, N.Y. — Marina Markos, a Coptic Orthodox Christian refugee from Cairo, Egypt, plunged into the 2016 Christmas season in Queens, New York —
Baghdad - The Patriarchate of Babylon is studying the project for the creation of a "Council of Churches in Iraq" bringing together all the Churches and ecclesial communities present on
It is the Right Time to Stop the Spreading of the Cancer of the So-called ISIS and Resembling Organizations
The world was taken by surprise when, in the name of Islam, ISIS (Daesh) and Resembling Organizations constrained human freedom; displaced and killed civilians; or burnt them alive; enslaved women
Erbil - The Chaldean clergy "has a special mission" of "peace and reconciliation" in Iraq today. The Church remains "an essential point of reference, not in terms of numbers but
Christians in Iraq are being exploited for political gain, and the US must not follow through on its pledge to arm Christian forces fighting ISIS, the Chaldean Patriarch has warned.In
Dohuk - Between 16-17 January Turkish troops bombed the Iraqi village of Sharanish, located on the border with Turkey, in the governorate of Dohuk, inhabited by Christians, Chaldeans and Assyrians.
The Chaldean Catholic archbishop of Erbil, Iraq, has told the Fides news agency that “our vibrant Church life is dissolving in front of our eyes” because of mass emigration.