Archbishop Warda addresses Synod about the persecution of Christians in Iraq


Christianity in Iraq is going through one of the worst and hardest stages of its long history, the Archbishop of the Chaldean Diocese of Erbil, Iraq, has told the General Synod.

In an address at Church House, Westminster, Archbishop Bashar Warda said Iraqi Christians who have been forced to flee their villages during the past year are in "desperate" need of financial and material support.

The Archbishop's speech is available here.

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