Posts Categorized: Iraq

Iraqi Christian Leaders Call on Baghdad Government to Defend Minority Rights

WASHINGTON and HAMDANIYA, Iraq, June 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — On Saturday, the CSI co-sponsored 2nd All-Iraqi Christian Leadership Conference issued an eight-point appeal urging the Baghdad government to help Iraq‘s dwindling minority community survive inside the country. Convening on Saturday, June 26 just outside Mosul in the town of Kara Kosh (Hamdaniya), 76 Iraqi Christian leaders… Read more »

CSI Urges President Obama to Stop the Killing of Christians in Iraq

WASHINGTON, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, Christian Solidarity International (CSI-USA) urged President Obama to respond to continuing targeted violence against Iraq‘s ancient Christian community. The appeal – conveyed in a letter from CSI-USA’s CEO, Dr. John Eibner  – comes in the wake of the murder of eight Christians in Mosul since mid-February and the consequent… Read more »

CSI Urges President Obama to Send Christmas Message of Hope to Iraq’s Persecuted Christians

WASHINGTON, Dec. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Christian Solidarity International (CSI) has called on President Barack Obama to deliver a Christmas message of hope to Iraq’s Christians and other persecuted religious minorities. Writing today to President Obama, the CEO of CSI’s U.S. affiliate, Dr. John Eibner stated: “This Christmas, many Iraqi churches will yet again stand empty… Read more »