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Prelate calls for international peacekeeping force on Nineveh Plains

August 09, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Located in northwestern Iraq, the Nineveh Plains are the historic homeland of many Iraqi Christians; ISIS swept through the area in 2014. In calling for the international force, a Syriac Orthodox prelate said, “We want a guarantee that our freedom and our security will be upheld.”

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