Pope renews ‘urgent appeal to the international community to end Iraq tragedy’
Responsibility to protect is enshrined in Article 18 of the 1948 Declaration of Human Rights and was born in the embers of the Holocaust
Babies and the elderly among those suffering from diseases, thirst and malnutrition
David Cameron criticises ‘barbaric attacks’ by Islamist terrorists
Francis speaking to the ‘conscience of all people and every believer’, says Vatican spokesman
Archbishop calls on UN to intervene as Islamic State militants capture Qaraqosh in north Iraq
International Catholic agency issues plea for emergency funds to help refugees forced to leave Mosul
Demonstrators faint in the heat during march on UN base in Irbil.
The long tradition of the presence of Christians in the Middle East is nearly at an end
When is silence from Western leaders a shrewd political strategy and when is it simply cowardice?