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Topic: persecution of Christians

Blair’s Iraq War created the precedent that allows Cameron and co to get away with doing nothing

The Royal Prerogative was, in effect, abolished on the basis of a PR campaign that required Parliamentary consent to establish legitimacy for going to war, and Iraqi minorities are paying the price

Elderly Iraqi Christians defy Islamic State terrorists

Group of Iraqis refused demands of extremists to ‘convert to Islam or be beheaded’

Pope Francis: I would visit to Iraq to help stop violence

Pope gives press conference on flight home from Seoul

Ban Ki-Moon: World must do more to help persecuted Iraqis

UN secretary-general describes plight of Mount Sinjar refugees as ‘especially harrowing’

The international community is failing its obligation to protect Iraq’s persecuted minorities

Responsibility to protect is enshrined in Article 18 of the 1948 Declaration of Human Rights and was born in the embers of the Holocaust

Thousands of Iraqis flee as militants seize ‘Christian capital’

Archbishop calls on UN to intervene as Islamic State militants capture Qaraqosh in north Iraq

Church leaders in Iraq call for day of prayer in face of ‘ethnic cleansing’

Church leaders in Iraq select Feast of the Transfiguration for universal prayer day

US Chaldeans call on President Obama to help end ‘genocide’ of Iraqi Christians

Chaldeans take part in prayer vigil after Detroit protest

Chinese bishop urges Catholics to hold firm as religious symbols removed

Bishop Vincent Zhu Weifang writes open letter asking Catholics to defend ‘rights and dignity’

Agency seeks donations for emergency aid for Iraqi Christians

International Catholic agency issues plea for emergency funds to help refugees forced to leave Mosul