HOME > NEWSROOM > MEDIA SOURCE > Persecution > Thousands of Christians Flee as ISIS Militants Burn, Loot Churches in Captured Iraqi City

Thousands of Christians Flee as ISIS Militants Burn, Loot Churches in Captured Iraqi City

June 16, 2014

Christians in Mosul city in northern Iraq are fleeing en masse with others, as militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, who captured the city last week, are now looting and burning churches and forcing all women to wear the Islamic veil.

 



Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!

iphone
Android

 


Latest News

Study: New Network Compact Is Consumer-Driven

The Internet Innovation Alliance is suggesting that regulators take a fresh look at the so-called network compact and recognize...

Posted

Waxman Takes Issue With Republican Knock on FCC

In his opening statement for a markup on several bills, House Energy & Commerce Committee ranking member Henry Waxman...

Posted

Government Gives All Clear To Discovery/All3Media Deal

The Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission are OK with Discovery and Liberty Global's $930 million 50-50 joint venture to acquire...

Posted

House E&C Passes E-LABEL Act

The House Energy & Commerce Committee has approved the E-LABEL Act (the Enhance Labeling, Accessing, and Branding of Electronic Licenses Act...

Posted

More News


Headlines