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Syrian Bishop calls for international peace force for Syria

by Vatican Radio

A boy sits on an abandoned sofa on an Aleppo street, Syria

(Vatican Radio)  An international peace force is needed to hold back the onslaught of so-called Islamic State militants who continue to make gains in Syria and Iraq – that, according to Chaldean Bishop of Aleppo, Syria, Antoine Audo. 290 more words


600,000 Cristianos Desplazados en Iraq: Ben Kalasho

Aug. 22, 2014 (Santee) Reporting San Diego se sentó esta mañana con Ben Kalasho, leader de la comunidad Caldea y Presidente de la Cámara Caldea Americana de Comercio, para platicar acerca del genocidio en su país de origen. 857 more words


By the Waters of Babylon, Michigan

It has been a while since I have written anything outside of a letter to my kids at camp, or a few articles for my work. 832 more words


Islamic State pulls down church crosses in northern Iraq as 200,000 flee

Islamic State jihadists who took over large areas of northern Iraq overnight have forced thousands of Christians to flee and occupied churches, removing crosses and destroying manuscripts, Chaldean Patriarch Louis Sako has said. 149 more words


Genocide - Chaldean Christians - Iraq

“Tal Kayf is now in the hands of the Islamic State. They faced no resistance and rolled in just after midnight,” said Boutros Sargon, a resident who fled the town and was reached by phone in Arbil. 269 more words

Conflict - Culture - Language - Psychology

A Fragile Hope

Iraq is a place with many people. They are Arab, Kurd, Turk. There are descendants from the African slave trade. They are Sunni, Shiite, Christian, Yazidi. 622 more words