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Government is scrambling to build 10ft-high barriers to stop a repeat of the Baghdad massacre in October

Family and friends of those who died in Baghdad’s church attack gather for memorial Mass in west London

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Cardinal George: America has a moral obligation not to abandon Iraqis after invading the country in 2003

Or should they stay, with extra support from the west?

It is hard to fathom the brutality of Sunday’s church massacre

Syrian Catholic patriarch, meanwhile, attacks indifference of free world to suffering of Iraqi Christians

Dozens of Iraqi Catholics were killed yesterday after Islamic militants took worshippers hostage during Mass

Archbishop Georges Casmoussa of Mosul says the killing of Tariq Aziz would be wrong

COMECE urges EU foreign ministry to set up a ‘religion unit’ to promote cause of religious freedom more effectively