Posts Tagged ‘ Christians ’

Eurosceptic Leader Blasts Church For Caring More About Muslims Than Persecuted Middle East Christians

Feb 22nd, 2016 | By

Frauke Petry, the controversy-courting leader of the Alternative fur Deutschland (AfD) party has lashed out at German priests who seem more interested in Islam than the plight of Christians in the Middle East



Only 10% of Christians Left in Syria’s Aleppo City Amid Civil War

Feb 18th, 2016 | By

The Christian population of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo has decreased by 90 percent since the onset of the civil war in the country, according to the mother superior at the Monastery and Convent of Saint James the Mutilated, located in the western Syrian town of Qarah.



Genocide – Middle Eastern Christians know it, but the State Department won’t say it

Feb 17th, 2016 | By

Despite a foreign-policy mandate to speak out against religious persecution, the United States government has so far been silent on whether this epic religious cleansing of Christians, Yazidis, and other minorities from the heart of the Middle East ranks among the gravest of crimes. With pressure mounting, the State Department in October leaked word that an official genocide designation would be forthcoming but made clear that State would recognize only a Yazidi genocide and not one against Christians.



EU declares ISIS actions genocide| European resolution highlights Washington’s inaction

Feb 8th, 2016 | By

The elected representatives of the 28-nation EU became the largest international body to subject to unified condemnation and legal punishment the two-year reign of terror by Islamic State (ISIS or Daesh).



A Human Rights Threat Alert on Genocide in West Africa

Feb 4th, 2016 | By
Islamic murderers in Nigeria

In January 2012, Boko Haram issued an ultimatum by leaflets asking all Christians and southerners to leave northern Nigeria in 72 hours. At the expiration of the 3-day deadline, Boko Haram struck a hotel in the northeast and killed Christian southerners.



Islamic Militants Kill Dozens Of Christians, Children Torched

Feb 1st, 2016 | By

Boko Haram seeks to impose sharia or Islamic law throughout Nigeria and has ordered Christians to leave northern Nigeria. It has also continued to carry out terrorist attacks since losing territory to the Nigerian military last year.



Obama State of the Union Ignores Christian Genocide

Jan 18th, 2016 | By

Obama’s January 12 State of the Union made no mention of rescuing Christians from genocide, a term whose policy implications would have run counter to his advocacy of diminished American global leadership. Americans “can’t try to take over and rebuild every country that falls into crisis…that’s a recipe for quagmire,” he stated, the “lesson of Vietnam…”



Another large Christmas event held in Iraq

Dec 24th, 2015 | By

More that 600 children attended Christmas for Refugee events in the Kurdish area of northern Iraq. The Gospel is clearly defined at the same time children are entertained and fed. Sadly only 300 of over 2,000 children in one displaced persons center were able to attend because of a lack of space.



“Deeply Troubling” – Terrorism Now Biggest Threat to Christians, Report Warns

Dec 4th, 2015 | By

By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Special Correspondent WASHINGTON, USA (BosNewsLife)– Christians will find little comfort in the U.S. State Department’s recently released International Religious Freedom Report. It confirms what many Christians already knew: The new phenomenon of non-state terrorism has supplanted oppression by government to become the main threat to religious freedom. And conditions are

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Iraq’s Christians, Yezidi Say Kurds Have Failed Them In Battle Against ISIS

Dec 2nd, 2015 | By

Assyrians and other minorities must have their own forces and do have their own forces but, unfortunately, the Kurdish Regional Government is stopping them from taking part in the battle against ISIS unless they declare obedience to the KRG and the Peshmerga