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Iraqi Christian residents of Qaraqosh (also known as Hamdaniya), visit the heavily damaged Church of the Immaculate Conception on April 9, 2017, as Ch

Iraqi Christian residents of Qaraqosh (also known as Hamdaniya), visit the heavily damaged Church of the Immaculate Conception on April 9, 2017, as Christians celebrate the first Palm Sunday event in the town since Iraqi forces recaptured it from Islamic State (IS) group jihadists

Churches to turn red in support of persecution victims

06/11/2017 17:00

Catholic schools and churches across the United Kingdom will be floodlit red to highlight the plight of persecuted Christians across the world.

 

A woman walks with a child amid rubble at Bustan al-Qasr neighbourhood in Aleppo, Syria

A woman walks with a child amid rubble at Bustan al-Qasr neighbourhood in Aleppo, Syria

ACN announces projects to aid Christian families in Syria

19/07/2017 10:49

As the conflict in Syria continues the Catholic Charity, Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) has announced 32 projects to support thousands of suffering Christian families.

Destruction in the city of Aleppo

Destruction in the city of Aleppo

Aleppo: Faith and courage in a city of conflict

08/02/2017 11:16

As a fragile ceasefire continues to hold in the Syrian city of Aleppo, aid agencies are keeping up their work to help those who have lost everything as a result of the conflict.

Persecuted and Forgotten? A Report on Christians oppressed for their faith 2013 – 2015

The recent horrifying news of the kidnapping and execution of Assyrian Christians in Syria by terrorist group Daesh (ISIS) is a sad but timely reminder that the issue of Christian persecution hasn’t gone away.

Persecuted and Forgotten? A Report on Christians oppressed for their faith 2013 – 2015

14/10/2015 13:43

The recent horrifying news of the kidnapping and execution of Assyrian Christians in Syria by terrorist group Daesh (so-called Islamic State) is a sad but timely reminder that the issue of Christian persecution hasn’t gone away.

File photo of Iraqi Christians waiting in line for aid at a refugee camp after being forced to flee IS militants

File photo of Iraqi Christians waiting in line for aid at a refugee camp after being forced to flee IS militants

ACN providing new help to Iraqi Christian refugees

07/08/2015 12:44

The Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need has just announced new projects that will provide much needed help to displaced Christians in Iraq.

Poster showing support for religious freedom

Poster showing support for religious freedom

The state of religious freedom in 2014

04/11/2014 09:02

A new report entitled “Religious Freedom in the World report 2014” will have its British launch later Tuesday in the House of Lords in London and will include a video message by the Prince of Wales.

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