By Rodrigo Ugarte
The conflict between Israel and Palestine has distracted the world from another conflict in the same region: ISIS's takeover of Syria and Iraq. Fighting continues in war-torn Syria, as it has for the last three years, and the Islamist group ISIS has gained some ground in the last couple of days.
BAGHDAD -- Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's days at the helm of his country appear to be numbered after his own party seemed resigned to finding another candidate for the post, releasing a statement urging politicians not to "cling" to their positions.
By Tessa Manuello
MONTREAL, Canada -- An effort by Canadian Turks to abolish curriculum on the Armenian genocide in Toronto schools has failed, with education officials telling Rudaw that the genocide will continue to be taught for years to come.
By Katie Gorka
Several hundred people gathered in front of the White House on Saturday, chanting, "Obama, Obama, where are you? Iraqi Christians call for you!" Iraqi Christians held demonstrations in a number of cities on Saturday, including Washington, Paris, The Hague, Cologne, and London, in order to bring...
Does innocent human life matter in the Middle East if it is Christian? We ask because while Israel's efforts to defend itself against terrorism from Hamas have provoked worldwide condemnation and demonstrations, the ethnic cleansing of a Christian community that has been in Iraq for more than 1,600...
By Jonathan Krohn
QARAQOSH, Iraq -- Samer Kamil Yacub was alone when four Islamist militants carrying AK-47s arrived at his front door and ordered him to leave the city. The 70-year-old Christian had failed to comply with a decree issued by the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS).
By Tristyn Bloom
Virginia Republican congressman Frank Wolf accused the Obama administration of ignoring the genocide of Iraqi Christians Thursday, saying that "Christianity as we know it in Iraq is being wiped out.
By Nour Malas
BAGHDAD -- A campaign by Sunni insurgents to establish an Islamic caliphate across Iraq and Syria and expel other Muslim sects and religions is taking a sharp toll on the countries' cultural heritage.
Professor Lord David Alton, who co-founded Jubilee Campaign, writes this important lament concerning the expulsion or forced conversion of all Christians from Mosul, Iraq and call to the United Nations and to the West to stop the atrocities. The last Christian has now been expelled from Mosul.