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Pope Francis will visit refugees on the island of Lesbos on Saturday

Refugees making their way back to the city of Sadad more than two years after it was overrun by terrorists

Flight of a million Christians

An aid mission to embattled Syria reveals that thousands more faithful are fleeing the country than had previously been thought

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