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LTC Sangari visit to Australia

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Lieutenant Colonel Sargis Sangari, USA (ret.), 7-9 APR 18 key leader and strategic engagements in Australia, as we continue to create enduring and mutually supportive relationships through a comprehensive approach to partnership. Sydney – 9 April 2018…

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VIDEO: Christian Woman Raped and Sold by ISIS Reunites With Father

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By Stoyan Zaimov , Christian Post Reporter (Screenshot: Kurdistan 24)Rita Habib described the moment she was reunited with her father after nearly four years of Islamic State captivity as “a dream” in Erbil, Iraq, on Aril 4, 2018. A Christian woman who was kidnapped by the Islamic State terror group in 2014, and…

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A glimmer of hope for peace

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The time has come in Iraq to ask ourselves ‘What have you done for your brother?’ says Chaldean Catholic Church Patriarch Louis Raphaël I Sako Anne-Bénédicte Hoffner Ruins of the Chaldean Catholic cathedral on the citadel in Kirkuk. (Photo by Levi Clancy)…

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Pope prays for victims of Syria and Gaza in Easter message

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Philip Willan | The Times Hundreds of Christians gathered in St Peter’s Square to listen to the pontiff’s message The Pope appealed yesterday for an end to the “carnage” in Syria and for reconciliation between Palestinians and Jews in his traditional Easter message.…

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Deal struck for rebels’ final pullout from Syria’s Ghouta

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Backed by Russia, Assad’s forces have scor-ed a series of victories over rebel forces in recent years. Syrian Christians stand outside the Mariamite Cathedral of Damascus, one of the oldest Greek Orthodox churches in the Syrian capital, after attending a mass to celebrate Palm. (Photo: AFP)…

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An Easter Plea for Persecuted Christians

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The extraordinary 2010 film Of Gods and Men, by the French director Xavier Beauvois, depicts the kidnapping and murder of nine Trappist monks in Algeria by Islamic fundamentalists in 1996. In one of its most memorable moments, an old tape machine plays Tchaikovsky’s Grand Theme from Swan Lake while the camera focuses on the…

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Charles´s message of support for persecuted Christians

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By Press Association The Prince of Wales has recorded an Easter message of support for persecuted Christians around the world. Charles says in the video, released on Good Friday, how he has been “deeply moved” by the “truly remarkable courage” and “selfless capacity for forgiveness” of those he met…

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