“Mosul: How Christians were betrayed”


By Fulvio Scaglione “Yes, there were gestures of solidarity from Muslims towards persecuted Christians. Also in Mosul, when we were expelled some escorted out of the city the Christians families who had everything stolen. But we have great bitterness in our hearts because more numerous were the cases when our own neighbours, people with whom we lived together and often shared the bread, were the first ones to plunder our houses and take our stuff.” From Alqosh, a Kurdistan town where he was the parish priest, the voice of Monsignor … Continue reading