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Pope Francis and Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II

Pope Francis said the country has a special role to play in ‘vanquishing all violence and terrorism’

The walk will take place during Holy Week and will begin with a Palm Sunday Mass in Irbil

Antonio Guterres recalled seeing the first Syrian refugees arrive in Jordan six years ago

The restored Memorial of Moses on Mount Nebo has reopened after nearly a decade

Up to 13 million Iraqis may need humanitarian aid by the end of 2016

Those fleeing conflict remain undeterred by the worsening weather and colder autumn temperatures

Rabbi Gopstein, who heads the Jewish anti-assimilation movement Lehava, said in early August that ‘churches and mosques could be burned’

Pope Francis sent a papal envoy to a prayer service with Iraqi Christian refugees in Jordan

Archbishop Silvano Tomasi has said that Europe is practicing a policy of contradictions

Islamic State militants have been pushed back from villages dotting the Khabur River