Painting on the Walls

The above image is to be found repeated all over Christians’ homes and other property in territory now controlled by ISIS, the new “Caliphate” established in eastern Syria and northern Iraq, most notably in the Iraqi city of Mosul. The Chaldean Catholic Patriarch of Baghdad, Louis Raphael I Sako, explains Suddenly we have been surprised by […]

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Release Sherif

It's not often I write a post like this, but for the last few days I've received a number of disturbing emails from a good friend back in London. My friend has his own remarkable story – son of an Iraqi communist who fled from the Ba'ath party to Czechoslovakia, he subsequently moved as an […]

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