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Convent in Italy to provide accommodation and care to those fleeing war

St Elian monastery, in the recaptured town of Qaryatain, was bulldozed by the terrorist group last summer

Lord Alton said the rejection of an amendment to the Immigration Bill was a ‘lamentable failure’ by Parliament

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US Secretary of State says ISIS is genocidal in both its ideology and actions towards Yazidis, Christians and Shia

A cross-party group of peers is pushing for a judge to determine whether ISIS are carrying out genocide in the Middle East

UNICEF has called for unconditional access to children in Syria, including two million in besieged areas

The House of Representatives also called for the establishment of a Syrian war crimes tribunal under United Nations authority

Document calls on the US State Department to recognise the genocide

May people in Syria look to the Church, see love in action, and be converted