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Iraqi Christians return to ransacked town with fear and hope

Reuters - 2017-04-14 11:29
QARAQOSH, Iraq (Reuters) - With Islamic State expelled, Iraqi Christians are trickling back to the ransacked town of Qaraqosh, beset by anxiety for their security and yet hopeful they can live in friendship with Muslims of all persuasions. ...

Iraqi forces storm main Christian town of Qaraqosh near Mosul

E-Kurd - 2016-10-22 13:25
KHAZER, Iraq,— Iraqi forces pushed into a town to the southeast of the Islamic State-held city of Mosul on Saturday after a wave of militant attacks in and around the northern city of Kirkuk set off more than 24 hours of heavy clashes, with ongoing skirmi ...

Islamic State Kidnaps Christian Toddler and Women

Rûdaw - 2014-08-30 12:32
Christians who fled the town of Qaraqosh are reporting that the Islamic State (IS) kidnapped several women and a 3-year-old girl after they forced families from their homes last week ...

ISIS takes over Iraq's largest Christian town

ANF - 2014-08-07 11:42
ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham) gangs have taken over Iraq's largest Christian town Qaraqosh Thursday. "I now know that the towns of Qaraqosh, Tal Kayf, Bartella and Karamlesh hav ...
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