ISIS Persecution of Christians ‘Worst Since Holocaust,’ Warns ‘Vicar of Baghdad’ Canon Andrew White


As reports continue to surface that the Islamic State is committing unspeakable war crimes in the Middle East, a humanitarian group working in Iraq confirm that the persecution of religious minorities is ” like nothing that has been seen since the days of the Holocaust.”

Amnesty International recently released a 26 page report revealing that ISIS is committing ethnic cleansing against religious minorities in northern Iraq, expelling around 830,000 Christians, Shiite Muslims, Yazidis and Mandeans from their homes.

“The massacres and abductions being carried out by the Islamic State provide harrowing new evidence that a wave of ethnic cleansing against minorities is sweeping across northern Iraq,” Amnesty investigator Donatella Rovera.
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