ISIS terrorists killed a Christian man in Bartalah who refused to convert to Islam – Exclusive

The news reported from Bartalah, the Syriac Christian town occupied by the Islamic terrorist State, said that the terrorists tortured and killed today one of the Christians remaining in the town. The sources added, the martyr Salem Matty Georgis, of 43 years of age, has died as a result of beatings and physical torture by the militants of ISIS for refusing to convert to Islamic religion. Continue reading

SNC Head: IS more of a threat to Muslims than Christians

Syrians and Iraqis are trapped between dictatorship and terrorism, with no third moderate option to ensure freedom. The international community stands in confusion: It was able to stop the Islamic State’s (IS) expansion in Iraq, but the group was determined to stay in Syria and took control of the regime’s remaining strongholds in Continue reading


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Assyrians of Turkey to open their own school
ISTANBUL — Turkey’s Assyrian community regain right to start a school, 86 years after their sole school was closed. A nursery school located in Istanbul’s Ye?ilköy district will be opened after an approval of its curriculum. Encouraged by the Turkish government’s Continue reading

Papal envoy: we must see humanity of each Iraqi refugee

Refugees_who_have_fled_from_ISIS_and_arrived_in_Ankawa_in_the_northern_part_of_Erbil_Iraq_Credit_wwwankawacom_5_CNA_8_11_14By Andrea Gagliarducci

.- The international community must view suffering Iraqi refugees not as a collective group, but as individual persons, each with his or her own story and needs, the Pope’s envoy to the country encouraged.

“We should set our sight on every child, every person. When you look at them, sitting on the ground, you don’t think them as a crowd. You think about them as single persons, Continue reading

Tired of Being Victims, Iraqi Christians Arm Themselves to Fight ISIS; ‘Talking About Jesus and Peace Is Not Enough,’ They Say

By Leonardo Blair , CP Reporter
Iraq, ISIS (Photo: Reuters)
Volunteers have joined the Iraqi army to fight against the Sunni militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.

Tired of being slaughtered like sheep and chased from a place they have called home for two millennia, some Christian groups in northern Iraq have decided to take up arms to defend their place in the war-torn country from the terror of ISIS. Continue reading

Hezbollah delegation visits Chaldean Patriarch

0805Iraq_Patriarch-Louis-Raphael-I-Sako-of-BaghdadA delegation of Hezbollah politburo on Thursday visited the Chaldean Patriarch Louis Rouphael Sako I, “to voice full solidarity with the Christians of Iraq and rejection of all forms of displacement and practices that do not comply with the values and instructions of Islam.”

“We must all stand against this takfiri climate that seeks to eliminate the humanitarian and religious pluralism in the East and to rule through carnage and terror,” the delegation, comprised of Ghaleb Abu Zeina Continue reading