Tag: Middle East

Georg Habsburg: "The Hungary Helps Program adresses a crucial subject"

S4C exclusive long interview with Georg Habsburg.

The cleared site of Jesus' baptism is again available to the faithful

"The reopening of this place to pilgrims and tourists will be a historic day," Father Faltas told Vatican Radio.

Iraq celebrates third anniversary of ISIS defeat

The defeat of ISIS in 2017 is celebrated as a national holiday throughout Iraq.

The HHP supports the Armenian Apostolic Church to rebuild in the Middle East

The HHP helped around 100.000 people around the globe.

The Pope has recognised the martyrdom of two Lebanese Capuchin missionaries

The Capuchin missionaries were arrested, tortured and killed in Turkey during the 1915 genocide.

Egyptian president Sisi spoke about religious freedom limitations

Tensions are on the rise in the Middle East after the publication of a caricature of the prophet Mohammed in the French press

Male Christian sentenced to flogging in Iran for drinking Holy Communion wine

Article18 Advocacy Director Mansour Borji told BBC Persian that the lashes were “inhumane and humiliating.”

Iranian Christian Receives 80 Lashes

He received the same punishment for the second time.

Syrian Armenian church targeted by grenade

Turkey sent hundreds of fighters from northern Syria to fight as mercenaries against Armenia and in support of Azerbaijan.

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict intensifies —thousands of casualties already reported

Officials in Nagorno-Karabakh say nearly two hundred Armenians were killed as a result of the attacks.