Iraq Christians protest against displacement

23494-ap08101301552421.jpgIn southern Baghdad, tens of Christians demonstrated along with tribal figures in protest to displacement and killings of Christians in Mosul.
The Secretary General of the national council for tribes and awakening leaders council Mostapha Kamel expressed solidarity with Christians. Meanwhile, an Iraqi official announced that around 1390 families and more than 8300 people have flown the province last week.
Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East, based in Damascus, denounced displacement of Christians in Mosul saying that the situation is unfamiliar for Iraqis mainly Mosul residents noting that Christians and Muslims have lived together in peace, security, understanding and national unity despite attempts of Iraq enemies to spur discord