ACN News: Christians in northeastern Syria in Danger

Christians of Northeastern Syria  We need help. by Marta Petrosillo, October 28 2019, ACN Italy adapted by Amanda Bridget Griffin, ACN Canada Posted November 1, 2019 “At least 300 Christians have been forced to leave the towns of Ras al-Ain, Derbasiyah, Tall Tamr and one area of al-Malikiyah, and we are afraid that if the […]

Help for 12,000 refugee families in Mosul

Iraq 12,000 families still need help  Since the summer of 2014 when forces of the terrorist militia the so-called “Islamic State” declared an Islamic caliphate in north-west Iraq and eastern Syria, spreading fear and horror with their bestial cruelty, some 3.3 million people were forced to flee their homes in Iraq alone – many of […]

ACN Update – Iraq

“ACN PROJECTS ARE SIGNS OF HOPE FOR US.” – Patriarch Sako By Marta Petrosillo, ACN International Adapted by Amanda Bridget Griffin, ACN Canada  “Christians in Iraqi Kurdistan are living in miserable conditions.” That’s how Chaldean Patriarch, Louis Raphael I Sako described to Aid to the Church in Need the current situation of roughly 120 thousands […]

Interview: Bashar Matti Warda, the Chaldean Bishop of Ankawa in Iraqi Kurdistan, is preparing for a fresh influx of refugees

“The Kurdish government has opened the borders to Christians “ by Oliver Maksan Adapted by Amanda Bridget Griffin, ACN Canada   ACN: Your Excellency, how many refugees have sought refuge in your diocese? We are at present looking after about 400 Christian families who have come to us since the beginning of June from the […]