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 8 Churches Close in Baghdad Amid Shrinking Iraqi Christian Population

Eight Christian churches in Iraq's capital city of Baghdad have closed their doors due to the fact that so many Christians have fled the region out of fear of being persecuted by radical Muslims, a Christian human rights organization has reported.

As the rise of the Islamic State terrorist organization has devastated Christian communities in northern regions in Iraq such as Mosul and Nineveh Plains, Christianity has also suffered in many other regions of Iraq in the past 15 years.

According to International Christian Concern, a decline in the Christian population has also been greatly experienced in Baghdad.

read more: http://www.christianpost.com/news/8-christian-churches-close-in-baghdad-amid-shrinking-iraqi-christian-population-193842/


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