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Iraqi Christians under siege

A wave of violence against Iraqi Christians has inundated their lives with fear and grief. Many are fleeing the country or making their way to relatively safe Kurdish-controlled areas in northern Iraq.

 
 

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Iraqi Christians inspect the damaged altar of Our Lady of Salvation church in Baghdad in the aftermath of an Oct. 31 attack in which at least 58 people were killed.


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Iraqi Christians flee after violence
Article | IN BAGHDAD Our Lady of Salvation church, once a vibrant center of prayer in this predominantly Muslim city, is nearly empty now. Last month, in a more than four-hour siege, gunmen shot their way in andkilled at least 58 people, sending a message that Christians, among many others, are not safe in...

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