UN secretary-general describes plight of Mount Sinjar refugees as ‘especially harrowing’
Responsibility to protect is enshrined in Article 18 of the 1948 Declaration of Human Rights and was born in the embers of the Holocaust
Archbishop calls on UN to intervene as Islamic State militants capture Qaraqosh in north Iraq
Church leaders in Iraq select Feast of the Transfiguration for universal prayer day
Chaldeans take part in prayer vigil after Detroit protest
Bishop Vincent Zhu Weifang writes open letter asking Catholics to defend ‘rights and dignity’
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?