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Another Iraqi Christian murdered; exodus continues

March 23, 2012

The murder of a Christian man in Mosul has continued a reign of terror against the religious minority in the Iraqi city, where militant Sunni Muslims hope to establish Islamic law.

Salman Dawoud Salman was shot multiple times after having been kidnapped two days earlier. His death confirms the fears of other Christians in Mosul, where as many as half of the Christian families are believed to have fled.


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