Archbishop Warda C.Ss.R.: Reports on Iraq

Archbishop Warda C.Ss.R.: Reports on Iraq

06 Oct 2014

Internally Displaced persons (IDP) and the Humanitarian Crisis in Iraq

(Bashar Warda CSsR, the Chaldean Archbishop of Erbil writes a detailed report on the humanitarian crisis in Iraq. We publish the first part of the report and you may be able to download and read the entire report from the link given at the end of the article.)


As of the 9th of June, more than 120,000 Christians left their areas, homes, properties, business, and historical areas as a result of the control by ISIS of the city of Mosul and the Plain of Nineveh (PN)


The Christians took refuge in the cities and villages in Kurdistan Region( KR). They made their way to the churches that became packed with thousands of IDPs .Halls, gardens, incomplete building structures, schools, and catechism classrooms were full of them. About 120 Christian villages, that were once half empty, are now full of people.  Read Full Article

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