Top News: "IRAQ POLITICS: 750,000 Living Under Militant Rule in Mosul - UN" - http://politicoscope.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Grafitti-Residents-alarmed-as-Iraqi-soldiers-spray-Shiite-graffiti-in-Mosul-Iraq-Politics.jpg - BAGHDAD: UN and several aid organizations estimated 750,000 civilians are still living under Islamic State rule in Mosul despite advances by Iraqi forces. on World Political News - http://politicoscope.com/2017/01/24/iraq-politics-750000-living-under-mi
Already, more than 250,000 Christians have fled Northern Iraq, and ISIS has claimed to have driven out every last Christian from Mosul. ... ISIS Tells Christian Children To Deny Christ Or Be Beheaded. Their Response Is Awe-Inspiring 03Dec14
Image: Iraq's Remaining Christians Take Refuge, Prepare to Fight Many members of the minority Christian population in Iraq have fled to Sweden, Germany, Great Britain and the U.S. - Those who remain are now taking refuge in monasteries and preparing to fight if they have to.
Number of civilians escaping heavy battles between Iraqi army and ISIL skyrockets amid reports of chemical weapon use.
Al-Qaeda chief Zawahiri urges 'lone-wolf' attacks on US - 09/13/13 - The leader of al-Qaeda has issued a message marking the 12th anniversary of the 11 September 2001 attacks. Ayman al-Zawahiri talks of the need for small-scale attacks - and even a boycott - to damage the US economy. Zawahiri's message also praised the bombings in Boston in April. He says that the US has fled Iraq and Afghanistan in "defeat". http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24083314
Since the beginning of the Islamic State takeover of massive swaths of territory in Iraq culminating in the fall of Mosul in July of 2014, more than 100,000 Iraqi Christians have fled their homes, leaving behind most of their worldly possessions. Christians who stayed behind have been subjected to torture, death and extortion. In Syria, Christians have been subjected to similar fates, including the destruction of ancient ruins of cities, churches and monasteries. Hundreds of Assyrian…