WORLD  ·   August 8, 2014

Christians, minorities seek refuge from militants in Iraq

- As fighting intensifies in north Iraq, the country's minorities, including Christians, have been forced to flee their homes and move into the Kurdish-controlled regions of the country. Displaced Christians spoke to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Thursday -- the same day that President Obama authorized targeted airstrikes in Iraq against Islamic State militants. ()

- As fighting intensifies in north Iraq, the country's minorities, including Christians, have been forced to flee their homes and move into the Kurdish-controlled regions of the country. Displaced Christians spoke to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Thursday -- the same day that President Obama authorized targeted airstrikes in Iraq against Islamic State militants. ()

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