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Iraq: 2 years after liberation of Mosul, many Christians are still afraid to return

July 23, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: When the US invaded Iraq in 2003, there were 35,000 Christians in the northern Iraqi city; in 2014, as ISIS seized control, there were 15,000. The sole priest in the city says that only 30 or 40 Christians have returned.

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