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Topic: Iraq

Iraqi Christians brave heat to demand help from United Nations

Demonstrators faint in the heat during march on UN base in Irbil.

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Patriarch decries ‘mass cleansing’ of Mosul Christians

Syriac Patriarch Ignace Joseph III Younan visits Washington to highlight plight of faithful in Iraq

Pope Francis in emotional plea for peace

Pope speaks of children ‘deprived of hope’ in unscripted remarks to faithful

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The Explainer: can Pope Francis be the protector of persecuted Christians?

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Catholic Herald View: We are witnessing a great betrayal of Iraqi Christians

When is silence from Western leaders a shrewd political strategy and when is it simply cowardice?

Former UK ambassador to Holy See criticises Number 10 as Christians driven out of Mosul

Faithful in Iraq told to ‘convert, pay or die’ by Islamic State militants

Pope calls for prayers as militants chase all Christians out of Mosul

Islamic State group threaten to kill any Christians who did not convert to Islam or pay a tax

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