Iraqi Christians Hold Mass Today in Assaulted Church Where 58 Died Last Week
Iraqi Christians held mass today in the assaulted church.
Iraqi Christians attend a funeral procession for the victims of the Syrian Catholic cathedral siege in Baghdad. Two priests, who were among dozens of Christian hostages killed by Al-Qaeda gunmen in a Baghdad church, were buried as heroes on Tuesday after a tearful funeral that drew hundreds of people. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
Iraqi Christians carry the coffins of relatives killed in the Syrian Catholic cathedral siege on October 31, during a funeral procession in Mosul on November 2. Iraqi Christians faced further violent attacks after Al-Qaeda listed them as “legitimate targets,” two days after a church bloodbath and as Baghdad was battered by a wave of bombings. (AFP/Mujahed Mohammed)