Monthly Archives: January 2008

Two more churches bombed in Iraq: police

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KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) – Two car bombs exploded outside two churches in the volatile northern city of Kirkuk on Wednesday, police said, the latest in a wave of attacks on Christian targets in Iraq this week.…

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Religious cleansing’ in Iraq

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ACN News, Wednesday, 9th January 2008 – IRAQ ‘By John Pontifex NEW fears of a fresh campaign to flush out Christianity from key parts of Iraq have been sparked by the shock attack on churches in leading cities.…

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Bomb attacks target four churches in N Iraq

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MOSUL, Iraq, Jan. 6 (Xinhua) — Insurgent groups attacked on Sunday four churches for Iraqi Christian minority in the city of Mosul, the capital of Nineveh province, a provincial police source said.…

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PRAY FOR IRAQ

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 Being a Christian doctor in Kirkuk has become harrowing because of a wave of recent kidnappings that have occurred Asia News Reports. Christian doctors have been targeted by a terrorist group comprised of four brothers, who kidnapped and held medical…

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For Iraqi refugees, Valley a place of loss, hope

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John Faherty/The Arizona Republic There are common elements in all refugee stories. They almost invariably include hardship and fear, courage and sacrifice. The happy stories – the ones we like to hear – then evolve into tales of perseverance and success…

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