Tag Archives: Iraq

Obama calls on Muslims to reject ISIS, al-Qaeda

WASHINGTON (TAB, al.com) — President Barack Obama called all Muslims — and the world — to reject the militant ideology of terrorist groups like al-Qaeda and Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) today when he spoke to the United … Continue reading

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Displaced Iraqis find help in BGR

IRAQ (TAB, BP) — In the midst of crisis Baptist Global Response (BGR) has been focused on helping families in need across Iraq, some 250,000 displaced people, even beyond the Yazidi community. As Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) … Continue reading

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Iraq conflict causes ‘double crisis’ for refugees

MOSUL, Iraq (TAB, BP) — Fighting outbreaks across Iraq serve as timely reminders for the need for prayer for refugees as World Refugee Day is June 20. The intense and sudden fighting has caused at least half a million Iraqis to flee … Continue reading

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Advocacy urged for Christians in Iraq, Syria, Egypt

WASHINGTON (TAB, BP) — Protestant, Catholic and Orthodox representatives met in Washington on May 7 to release the “Pledge of Solidarity and Call to Action,” a statement in support of Christians and other religious minorities in three countries: Egypt, Iraq and … Continue reading

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