» 07/12/2009, 00.00
Seven churches hit in Baghdad. Four dead
The dead and most of the wounded from attack on St. Mary, the church where Mgr. Sleimon Wardouni, Chaldean Patriarchal Vicar, officiates. Other churches suffered minor damage. The hand of Al Qaeda to avenge the "martyr of the veil"
Mosul churches rise again a year after being attacked
The only eyewitness of the blast at the Bishop' residence talks about how they got back on their feet and about the local community's hopes for the future.
Iraq: in one year, victims of attacks down by 75%
Half of the killings occurred in Baghdad. Unofficial sources dispute the figures provided by the government, and say the victims are between 8,000 and 9,000: 25 killed each day. In December of this year, there were 299 victims, while in 2006 there were more than 1,700.
Bearing witness to Christ at the peril of one's life, says Father Ragheed in Mosul
The priest who saw the attack against the Bishop's Palace says that the building "has collapsed except for one wall and hanging on that wall is a photo of the Pope."
Chaldean Patriarch: "Debris and destruction everywhere, but we will not give in to discouragement"
Islamic figures will call on the Patriarch this evening to express solidarity and condolences.
03/05/2016 14:43:00 IRAQ
Islamic State attacks the Christian village of Teleskuf, in the Nineveh plain
Some Christians guarding the village are wounded, and rushed to hospital. Residents had fled in August 2014 when Daesh stormed the region. Lately, the village had been under the control of Peshmerga and Christian volunteers. The Chaldean Patriarchate fears Jihadi attacks will drive out more people.
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