Islamic State persecution led to 'many thousands' of conversions: Iraqi archbishop (National Catholic Register)
Wednesday, 4 December 2019 The Chaldean Catholic Church in Iraq has seen “many thousands” of Muslims convert in the wake of persecution suffered under the Islamic State, reports Archbishop Najib Mikhael Moussa of Mosul. The suffering endured by Christians in the region, during the months of occupation by the Islamic State, prompted many Muslims to respect the faith, he says.
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Iran said it launched a missile attack on U.S.-led forces in Iraq in the early hours of Wednesday. This is in retaliation for the U.S. drone strike on an Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani. Solemani's..