Monthly Archives: March 2010

raq: Christians receive threats ahead of elections

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Iraq: Christians receive threats ahead of elections | Christian homes,Mosul Younadam Kanna,’Assyrian Democratic Movement, ‘Two Rivers List. A flyer was posted through the doors of Christian homes in Mosul yesterday, stating:…

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Assyrian group calls for sponsors

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THE group behind the Assyrian genocide monument is asking the community to donate funds to build the $70,000 memorial. Assyrian Universal Alliance Australian secretary Hermiz Shahen said the organisation…

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Iraqi Christians protest over killings

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Iraqi Christians march in Hamdaniyah, near Mosul 28.02.10 Iraqi Christians say more needs to be done to protect them Hundreds of Iraqi Christians have taken part in protests calling for government action after a spate of killings.…

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Pope Benedict calls for end to anti-Christian violence in Iraq

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Vatican City,  (CNA).- After the Angelus on Sunday, the Holy Father exhorted the international community to do “everything possible” to give Iraqis a future of “reconciliation and justice.” His words against anti-Christian violence in Iraq were well received by Iraqi demonstrators in St. Peter’s Square.…

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