Monthly Archives: February 2011

Soldiers prep Iraqis, Kurds to work together

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By Michael Hoffman – Staff writer COMBINED CHECKPOINT 3, Iraq — Staff Sgt. Robert Patitucci spent his last two deployments to Iraq walking six-hour missions through Baghdad with Iraqis shooting…

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Iraqi Islamists Murder 70-Year-old Christian Man…

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The religious cleansing of Christians from the Middle East continues and so does the deafening silence from the US government. The religious cleansing of Christians from the Middle East continues and so does the deafening silence from the US government.…

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Syriac monastery to be included in Faith Park

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The thousands-of-years-old Syriac Mor Yakup Monastery complex in Mardin’s Nusaybin district is being restored. The historic monastery and a nearby tomb of a 13th-generation grandchild of the Prophet…

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Time for U.S. to protect Christians

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Russ Jones – In the wake of increased violence and targeted discrimination against Christians in countries like Egypt, Iraq, and Pakistan, a U.S. congressman has introduced legislation that calls for a special envoy to protect religious minorities.…

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Archbishop of Mosul: Christians Living in Fear

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By Ken Timmerman While the situation is gradually returning to normal in Mosul, which after Baghdad has become a focal point of violent attacks against Christians, the Chaldean Catholic Archbishop Emil Shimoun Nona told Newsmax that Christians continue to live in fear.…

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