Fear of Iraqi Christians

(27 Nov 09 – RV) It was a day of violence in Iraq yesterday as four people were killed and at least 32 others wounded in two separate bombings south of Baghdad yesterday.
The attacks came on the eve of the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday, which begins today for Iraq’s Sunnis and Saturday for Shiites.
In the city of Mosul, an ancient Chaldean church and a Dominican convent were bombed, causing severe damage to both but leaving no casualties.
We spoke to the Procurator of the Chaldean Church to the Holy See, Monsignor Philip Najim who says Iraqi Christians are living in fear…