Syria: IS gives Christians Ultimatum

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Islamic State jihadists have given Christians living in Qaryatain, Syria, just 48 hours to decide whether they will convert to Islam, pay the jizya tax, or be forced to leave town.

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Muslim Kidnappers Ransom Christians

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Hundreds of kidnapped Arab Christians have been ransomed last year by Islamist terror groups trying to raise funds by spreading terror across the Middle East, according to The Christian Post.

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U.K. Denies Refuge to Christians Fleeing Islamic State

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With the rise of the Islamic State, we are seeing what may become a "genocide" of Christians in the Middle East, yet the U.K. has closed its doors to them, according to Barnabas Fund International Director Patrick Sookhdeo.

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Mosul Cathedral to become 'Mosque of the Mujahedeen'

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The Islamic State has announced that the Syriac Orthodox Cathedral Church of St. Ephrem in Mosul will become known as the "Mosque of the Mujahedeen" in honor of the "holy warriors" of Islam who wage jihad in Allah's name.

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Christian Persecution Info » Christian Persecution » Middle East » Syria