Australia ‘the promised land’ for persecuted Middle Eastern Christians

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He is thankful to Australians for their prayers and opening their hearts and arms, says Father Douglas Bazi, an Iraqi-born Catholic priest.
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Fr Douglas Bazi (right) of the Chaldean Catholic Church. / flicr

Australia is viewed as “the promised land” by persecuted Catholics in the Middle East, says an Iraqi Catholic priest.