Baghdad Christian doctor, wife and mother murdered

14 March 2018 Three members of a Christian family were stabbed to death in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, on the evening of Thursday 8 March 2018, in what community leaders are describing as a targeted attack aimed at frightening Christians into leaving Iraq. Dr Hisham Shafiq al-Maskuni (61), his wife Shaza and his mother Khairiya were attacked and killed […]

More murderous lawlessness in IRAQ

International Christian Concern 2020 Pennsylvania Ave. NW #241, Washington, D.C. 20006 http://www.persecution.org | E-mail: icc@persecution.org Christian Family Stabbed at Home by Armed Group in Baghdad   Christians Raise Concern that this Foreshadows a New Effort to Force Christians from Their Homes 03/12/2018 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that on March 9, […]

Be encouraged God is working even in the Islamic war zones.

Sep. 28, 2017 | Iraq Pray for “Mustafa,” Who Found Christ While Fighting ISIS As Mustafa and his fellow soldiers engaged ISIS fighters in Mosul, he began to wonder why he was fighting people from his own religion. Wasn’t ISIS practicing what the Quran taught? Disillusioned with Islam, he began to look for answers among […]

Yazidis

These people became better known when they were marooned on a mountain top besieged by ISIS and when dozens of their women were kidnapped as sex slaves. They need the gospel and labourers to be sent by God to them. Yazidi in Iraq Photo Source: Bestoun94 Creative Commons Send us a photo of this people group Prayer Cards […]

Demonstration of Christian Iraqi refugees: we do not want to go back to our Country

P Note: According to reports. Lebanon has the highest per-capita concentration of refugees in the world. 1 out of every four people is a refugee. Despite the numbers, Lebanon has a “no camp” policy which means refugees are not allowed to settle in large scale camps. Instead, they are forced to live in temporary shelters, often on waste […]

Ethnic Cleansing: Iran-backed Militia Seize Christian Neighbourhoods in Baghdad

Anarchy in Iraq. (va AINA) Iran-backed militias have seized homes, businesses and cultural sites, including churches belonging to Baghdad’s Christian communities, forcing individuals to resettle and forfeit all their belongings, according to members of the Christian members of the Iraqi Parliament.The militias have targeted properties belonging to Christians, forcing individuals to leave the area, according […]

Three Bombs Rip Through Christian Quarter of Syrian City

  12/30/2015 Syria (International Christian Concern) International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that a coordinated attack on three restaurants in Qamishli, Syria has left more than 16 dead and dozens more wounded. The attacks targeted Assyrian and Syriac Christian owned restaurants during Christmas celebrations. “My father’s cousin saw a man walk into the front of the Miami restaurant […]

Fate of Syrian Christians Kidnapped by ISIS Still Unknown

      6/17/2015 Iraq (ACLJ)   Around February 23, 2015, ISIS attacked 35 Assyrian villages in Syria displacing an estimated 1,380 families and kidnapping more than 233 Christians, who remain unknown. Of the 233 Christians taken, 207 are women and children. ISIS had threatened weeks before the attack for the Assyrian Christians to remove […]